Manchester United’s strongest XI would struggle to get anything out of a game against Liverpool at Anfield as it is, let alone with the injury crisis Ralf Rangnick is currently contending with.

Cristiano Ronaldo understandably ruled himself out of contention following the tragic news one of his new born twin passed away, while Edinson Cavani, Fred and Luke Shaw are all still unavailable.

De Gea; Wan-Bissaka, Lindelof, Maguire, Jones; Dalot, Matic, Pogba, Bruno; Rashford, Elanga.

Subs: Henderson, Telles, Bailly, Hannibal, Lingard, Mata, McTominay, Garnacho, Sancho.

Liverpool: Alisson; Alexander-Arnold, Matip, Van Dijk, Robertson; Fabinho, Thiago, Henderson; Salah, Mane, Diaz.

Subs: Kelleher, Konate, Milner, Keita, Gomez, Jones, Jota, Tsimikas, Origi.