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Manchester United vs Brentford line-ups planned: team news ahead of tonight’s Premier League game

Manchester UnitedThe players are running out of time to impress incoming manager Erik ten Hag as they host Brentford tonight.

Ten Hag has been named the club’s next permanent manager and will take over at the end of the season, with Ralf Rangnick confirming he has accepted an offer to become Austria head coach.

But United have been in miserable form and have only one premier league win in six matches.

Thursday’s 1-1 draw with Chelsea helped United avoid a third straight defeat as they hosted a Brentford side who enjoyed a stellar debut season in the Premier League.

Here’s everything you need to know ahead of tonight’s game.

When is Manchester United vs Brentford?

The game kicks off at 8pm BST on Monday May 2 at Old Trafford.

How can I watch it?

It will be broadcast live on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Premier League, with coverage starting at 7 p.m. If you are not a Sky customer, you can enter a NOWTV day pass here to watch without subscription. We may earn a commission from some of the links in this article, but we never allow this to influence our content. These revenues help fund journalism in The Independent.

Team News

Manchester United could welcome back Harry Maguire, Fred, Jesse Lingard and Aaron Wan-Bissaka after being some of the many players to miss the Chelsea game, but Jadon Sancho, Luke Shaw, Paul Pogba and Edinson Cavani remain absent.

Christian Norgaard and Kristoffer Ajer are available for Brentford again but Ethan Pinnock, Sergi Canos, Frank Onyeka and Saman Ghoddos are all out.

Planned compositions

Manchester United: De Gea; Dalot, Varane, Maguire, Telles; Matic, McTominay; Rashford, Fernandes, Elanga; Ronaldo

Brentford: Raya; Roerslev, Ajer, Jansson, Sorensen, Henry; Janlet, Norgaard, Eriksen; Toney, Mbeumo

Odds

Manchester United: 8/11

Draw: 3/1

Brentford: 7/2

Prediction

Manchester United seem to be struggling to find the motivation to finish the season and Brentford, who are always ready to fight, could make for an awkward night. Manchester United 1-1 Brentford

Manchester United vs Brentford line-ups planned: team news ahead of tonight’s Premier League game

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