There are such a lot of subplots in Manchester United’s journey to Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday evening, it’s tough to know the place to begin.
How about PSG’s report goalscorer, Edinson Cavani, probably making his Man United debut towards the membership who shunned him?
Or Angel Di Maria, the Crimson Devils’ public enemy No.1, beginning for the hosts alongside fellow former Man United star Ander Herrera?
You can even give attention to Paul Pogba probably auditioning for the French champions, should you actually wished to.
However maybe most fascinating is the truth that Thomas Tuchel might solely have 11 match gamers to name upon for the Champions League conflict – reside on talkSPORT.
Talking forward of the 4-Zero victory at Nimes, the PSG supervisor stated: “We’ve got to take accountability for Neymar and Kylian [Mbappe], who performed nearly 90 minutes yesterday, and the South Individuals who’ve travelled loads.
“Possibly we are going to solely have 11, 12 or 13 gamers accessible.”
That’s as a result of the French champions have been terribly affected by each accidents and COVID circumstances.
They could possibly be with out EIGHT first-team gamers after they welcome Man United to Paris on Tuesday.
Mauro Icardi, Juan Bernat and Thilo Kehrer will all sit out because of harm, whereas Marquinhos, Marco Verratti, Julian Draxler and Danilo Pereira are main doubts after lacking Friday’s victory over Nimes.
In the meantime, Leandro Paredes could possibly be out after struggling an harm towards Nimes.
PSG harm listing
- Mauro Icardi (knee)
- Juan Bernat (knee)
- Thilo Kehrer (groin)
- Marquinhos (thigh)
- Marco Verratti (quadriceps)
- Julian Draxler (adductor)
- Danilo Pereira (sickness)
- Leandro Paredes (thigh)
Nonetheless, PSG’s huge energy lies in assault, and the French champions nonetheless have the world’s two most costly gamers, Kylian Mbappe and Neymar, accessible to them.
Such is the depth accessible to Tuchel, they will nonetheless subject an XI able to difficult on the very prime degree in Europe.
Right here is how we anticipate them to line up…
You’ll be able to take heed to Paris Saint-Germain v Manchester United on Tuesday, October 20 at 7:45pm – reside on talkSPORT