Manchester United vs. Sheriff Tiraspol live score, updates, highlights & lineups from the Europa League fixture
Manchester United host Sheriff Tiraspol in the Europa League with Erik Ten Hag's team edging closer to qualifying for the next round of the competition.
The Old Trafford outfit come into this match on the back of a 1-1 draw against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge with Ten Hag expected to make changes to his side for this fixture.
United claimed a 2-0 win over Sheriff Tiraspol in the first fixture between these two teams in mid-September with the Premier League club strong favourites to pick up another victory.
Manchester United vs. Sheriff Tiraspol predicted lineups
Ten Hag is expected to make some changes after his side played four matches in nine days. Cristiano Ronaldo is back in the first-team picture after being dropped for the Chelsea game, but Raphael Varane, who suffered an injury at Stamford Bridge, is not expected to play again before the World Cup.
Anthony Martial could be fit enough to return, while Aaron Wan-Bissaka, Harry Maguire and Donny van de Beek were involved in team training on Tuesday after lengthy spells on the sidelines. Lisandro Martinez could be rested as he is one booking away from a suspension.
Manchester United predicted lineup (4-2-3-1): De Gea (GK) — Dalot, Lindelof, Maguire, Malacia — Eriksen, McTominay — Sancho, Fernandes, Elanga — Ronaldo
Moussa Kyabou and Iyayi Atiemwen will return from suspension for the Old Trafford trip, but full-back Armel Zohouri is suspended, having been sent off in the 3-0 defeat at Real Sociedad.
The Moldovan league leaders lost for the first time this season in domestic competition last weekend, after which head coach Stjepan Tomas, who said his players had been distracted by the United fixture, resigned.
Sheriff Tiraspol predicted lineup (5-3-2): Celeadnic (GK) — Guedes, Kiki, Heron, Radeljic, Kpozo — Diop, Kyabou, Badolo — Rasheed, Atiemwen