MATCH PREVIEW: Fulham vs. Manchester United

Match Build-Up

Manchester United are currently two points a top on the Premier League table and travel to Craven Cottage to play Fulham on Wednesday in a quest to extend that lead over Manchester City.

United have now gone more than a year without losing a top-flight away game, and should they avoid defeat on Wednesday then they would equal their club-record of 17 consecutive Premier League games on the road without defeat.

United have won their last four top-flight away games against Fulham by an aggregate score of 12-1 and are unbeaten in their last eight top-flight meetings with promoted sides, scoring 25 goals in that time.

Fulham will be looking for just their second home win of the season but don’t let those numbers fool you. have taken points off Liverpool, Tottenham Hotspur, and Southampton, while their only defeats have been against Manchester City and Chelsea.

United Team News

United are healthy entering Wednesday matchup so expect a strong squad. Brandon Williams and Phil Jones are United’s only injury concerns, although manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer may look to rotate the side ahead of Sunday’s Emirates FA Cup tie with Liverpool.

Edinson Cavani, Mason Greenwood, Eric Bailly, and Alex Telles are among the players pushing for a start after missing out on the XI at Anfield.

Manchester United possible starting lineup:

De Gea; Wan-Bissaka, Bailly, Maguire, Telles; Matic, Pogba; Greenwood, Fernandes, Rashford; Cavani

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