Sunderland vs. Manchester United: Lineups

Manchester United have rotated their squad ahead of their FA Cup Quarter-final against Chelsea, with Patrice Evra, Wayne Rooney and Nani some of the players missing from their starting lineup.

Alexander Buttner comes in at left-back while Shinji Kagawa starts behind Robin van Persie. Chris Smalling also starts in defence alongside Nemanja Vidic, although Robin van Persie, Rafael and Michael Carrick are all still in the side.

Sunderland meanwhile start with Danny Graham up front in the absence of the injured Steven Fletcher. Stephane Sessegnon plays just behind him, and Craig Gardner returns to midfield, with Phil Bardsley coming in at right-back.

Manchester United starting line-up (4-5-1): David De Gea; Rafael, Chris Smalling, Nemanja Vidic, Alexander Buttner; Antonio Valencia, Michael Carrick, Anderson, Ashley Young, Shinji Kagawa; Robin van Persie.

Sunderland starting line-up (4-4-1-1): Simon Mignolet; Phil Bardsley, Danny Rose, John O'Shea, Titus Bramble; Alfred N'Diaye, Craig Gardner, James McClean, Adam Johnson; Stephane Sessegnon; Danny Graham.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.