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MNU Vs VIL: Preview, Lineup, Head-to-Head, team news and injury update.

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When Villarreal visits Manchester United on Wednesday, the Red Devils will be out for vengeance for last year's Europa League final defeat.

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Manchester United's 2021-22 season has started off in a tumultuous manner. There have been flashes of brilliance interspersed with periods of mediocrity. For Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side, there appears to be no middle ground as they enter their second Champions League encounter after two losses in a row.

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Head-to-Head: Manchester United vs. Villarreal

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Manchester United has faced Villarreal five times thus far. Four of the matches have ended in a draw. The previous time these two sides met, Villarreal came out on top. That occurred in the final of the Europa League, and the Yellow Submarine won on penalties.


Manchester United form guide: W-L-W-L-L


Villarreal form guide: D-D-D-W-D


Team News for Manchester United vs. Villarreal


Manchester United

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Marcus Rashford and Amad Diallo are still out due to injury. In United's most recent match against Aston Villa, Edinson Cavani came off the bench. Aaron Wan-Bissaka has been banned for the game against Young Boys after receiving a straight red card.

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Luke Shaw and Harry Maguire were both forced off against Aston Villa and may be unavailable for this match.


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Marcus Rashford and Amad Diallo are both injured. Luke Shaw and Harry Maguire are both doubtful. Aaron Wan-Bissaka has been suspended.


Villarreal

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Although Dani Raba and Samuel Chukwueze have returned to training, both players are still doubtful. Gerard Moreno, Villarreal's leading scorer, is out with an injury.

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After receiving a red card in the game against Atalanta, Francis Coquelin has been suspended. Juan Foyth was forced to leave the game against Real Madrid in the final moments and may not be available for this match.

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Gerard Moreno has been injured. Dani Raba, Samuel Chukwueze, and Juan Foyth are all doubtful. Francis Coquelin has been suspended.


Predicted Lineups for Manchester United versus Villarreal

Manchester United predicted XI (4-2-3-1): David De Gea, Diogo Dalot, Raphael Varane, Victor Lindelof, Alex Telles, Fred, Scott McTominay, Paul Pogba, Bruno Fernandes, Mason Greenwood, Cristiano Ronaldo


Villarreal Predicted XI (4-4-2): Geronimo Rulli; Pervis Estupinan, Pau Torres, Raul Albiol, Alfonso Pedraza; Yeremi Pino, Etienne Capoue, Dani Parejo, Manuel Trigueros; Boulaye Dia, Paco Alcacer

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