Wayne Rooney will start this evening for Manchester United U-21s final home game of the season.

Rooney has been out of action since February 13th when United lost 2-1 away to Sunderland.

The U-21s are currently second in their league, four points behind leaders Middlesbrough, although United have three games in hand.

Tonight’s opponents, Middlesbrough, are currently 10th out of 12 in the league.

After this evening, United have Spurs (8th) and Southampton (9th) to play away from home. 

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