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Potters will try to get first victory at the Old Trafford since 1972. Sir Alex Ferguson’s team could rehabilitate oneself in the face of Old Trafford’s fans after lost-game against Tottenham with the score 2-3. Michael Owen could make a return to his former club-field.
Man Utd stands on the second position in the Premier League with fifteen points in seven games. At Old Trafford they have two wins and a defeat. Stoke currently goes on twelfth line with eight points. The Potters are one of the true draw specialists in the EPL. In away games stats they have three drawn and one lost match.
Finally, Man Utd could welcome back Chris Smalling and Ashley Young. Both have recovered from long-term injuries. Other backs Jones and Vidic are still remaining out of the game and De Gea will continue in goal, cause Lindegaard has some problems. So Sir Alex Ferguson could rotate the two perspective keepers. Van Persie has a great goal stats in his new team and Rooney still has to find his scoring skills.
Stoke have a no injury worries. Just Glenn Whelan and Michael Owen are doubtful. The second one will try to recover his game-from in order to face another of his former teams. Stoke is the league’s draw specialists and very inconvenient team for leaders. Tony Pulis cares about the motivation of his players in such matches.
It is clear that United will keep the ball and will try to control the game for a long time. Scholes and Cleverley will manage Red Devil’s play, while Kagawa will provide the ball between them and the attack line. Stoke will feed Peter Crouch with the long balls and try to hold the defence.
Sir Alex Ferguson is still missing a few players in the defensive line. Chris Smalling had metatarsal problems and will face a late fitness test. Phil Jones and Nemanja Vidic with knee injuries are still unavailable. Ashley Young had a knee injury, but he could make his first appearance since August 25 in this game.
Tony Pulis have almost a full squad to choose from. Old Trafford will want to welcome Michael Owen as he is expected to be available for selection. Glenn Whelan will miss this game.
Man Utd. line-up: De Gea, Rafael, Ferdinand, Evans, Evra, Kagawa, Carrick, Anderson, Rooney, Van Persie, Hernandez.
Last three matches:
Newcastle 0 – Man Utd. 3;
CFR Cluj 1 – Man Utd. 2;
Man Utd. 2 – Tottenham 3.
Stoke line-up: Begovic, Cameron, Shawcross, Huth, Wilson, N’Zonzi, Whelan, Walters, Adam, Kightly, Crouch.
Last three matches:
Liverpool 0 – Stoke 0;
Stoke 2 – Swansea 0;
Chelsea FC 1 – Stoke 0.