Manchester United are in action in this afternoon’s 3pm kick-off, home at Old Trafford to Middlesbrough and hoping to continue their good current form under Jose Mourinho. The teams have been handed to the referee in the tunnel and is as follows:
Valencia, Smalling (C), Bailly, Blind,
Martial, Pogba, Mkhitaryan,
Before the match, Jose Mourinho said:
“The team spirit I see is just fantastic.
“It is getting better every single day and I think that is showing in the way we are playing, because some of the football we have produced in recent weeks has been very good.”
Manchester United match facts vs Middlesbrough:
Manchester United could win five league matches in the same month for the first time since December 2012.
They are unbeaten in nine league games, and in their last seven at Old Trafford (W3, D4).
Manchester United kept a clean sheet in their final league game of 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been involved in 14 Premier League goals this season (12 goals, two assists) – eight more than any other Manchester United player.