Manchester United’s first game of the Premier League season was near-perfect when the Red Devils beat Leeds 5-1.

Now attention is turning to the team’s second game as United travel to Southampton.

United struggled hard for a win at St. Mary last season, with a late Edinson Cavani goal sealing a memorable 3-2 win.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will be tempted to stick with the same team that beat Leeds but he also has a roster full of new players eager to convince him to mix it up.

Here’s a look at four early questions for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer ahead of Sunday’s game …

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Will Raphael Varane be ready?

Raphael Varane was presented to the crowd at Old Trafford against Leeds. Now the work begins.

Varane will get a full week of training to prove his fitness to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer before the game.

At least Varane is likely to be in the squad. Although Eric Bailly will also push to prove his fitness.

Victor Lindelof played very well against Leeds and received praise from Solskjaer after the win.

Varane may have to settle for one seat on the bench. The brave call would be to put it in right away.

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Should Donny van de Beek move into midfield?

Fred and Scott McTominay were great against Leeds, but Solskjaer won’t want to rely on both of them every week.

If he mixes it up, Donny van de Beek is the player most likely to benefit and he made one of his rare starts against the Saints last season.

Resistant to pressure, Van de Beek should do fine against Southampton and his friendship performance against Everton earlier in the week showed that he is in great shape.

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Should Jadon Sancho start?

Jadon Sancho made his Manchester United debut as a substitute against Leeds and played for the last 15 minutes.

This taster course will get him to work hard in training this week to get his first start this weekend.

The winger could replace Dan James who was effective against Leeds but is rarely guaranteed to be a starter from week to week.

An away game against Old Trafford could take some of the anticipation off Sancho and be an ideal setting for him to make an impact.

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Will Edinson Cavani be ready?

Edinson Cavani was United’s game changer against Southampton last season, coming off the bench to score two goals.

Cavani is very unlikely to compete but his presence on the bench will be enough to scare Southampton.

United have to hope he is ready to play at least 15 minutes if necessary as he could really unsettle the Saints if United got him on a goal.

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