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Predicted Man Utd XI v Leicester City – Pogba starts and Greenwood leads the attack

Marcus Rashford is a doubt for Manchester United’s FA Cup quarter-final clash with Leicester City on Sunday.

The England forward came off at half-time in Thursday’s 1-0 win over AC Milan at the San Siro.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer described the knock as a “twinge” which doesn’t sound serious, as per The Independent, but it’s probably enough to keep him out of action this weekend.

Rashford missed the first leg against AC Milan due to a slight issue and he’s had a shoulder problem for most of the season. Sadly, there’s not much optimism over his chances of featuring in the FA Cup quarter-final.

Anthony Martial has a hip problem and it remains to be seen if Edinson Cavani will be available. That gives Solskjaer a potential headache and pressure is on to pick a team capable of beating a high-flying Leicester City.

Predicted line-ups for Sunday’s FA Cup quarter-final at the King Power Stadium

Manchester United predicted XI: Henderson, Wan-Bissaka, Maguire, Lindelof, Shaw, McTominay, Fred, Fernandes, Pogba,  James, Greenwood.

Leicester City predicted XI: Schmeichel, Fofana, Evans, Soyuncu, Castagne, Ndidi, Tielemans, Thomas, Perez, Iheanacho, Vardy.

Pre-match stat: Manchester United have scored at least 2 goals in 8 of their last 10 matches against Leicester City in all competitions – via WhoScored.

Key player for Leicester City – Kelechi Iheanacho

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The man to watch for Leicester right now is Kelechi Iheanacho, and Brendan Rodgers will be hoping he can continue a good scoring run this weekend after bagging the first-ever hat-trick of his professional against Sheffield United.

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2 responses to “Predicted Man Utd XI v Leicester City – Pogba starts and Greenwood leads the attack”

  1. Stephen John Kershaw says:

    With Leicester racked” with injuries to good players Im sure we can take advantage of the situation,Ole should give his Love child (JAMES) a break as his form was very short to say the least,like a Spaniel chasing a paper bag on a gusty day some would say !.Anyway Pogba is back with Big Mac and that makes a difference,Mason”s form worries me as he hasnt scored for what seems months.I think we will beat Leicester and progress in both Cups now, the AC game defined a great defensive performance and Deano must play, that ZLATAN header was on its way in,De Gea must be on the bench and watch a young goalkeeper pinch his place.I would love to see I would love to see DIALLO start too,Ole needs to give the lad a proper go against the Foxes !

  2. Amos Praisebell says:

    I believe Greenwood will come up with surprises against Leicester…