Manchester United’s starting line-up against Roma in the Europa League semi-finals has been announced.

Starting XI: De Gea, Wan-Bissaka, Maguire, Lindelof, Shaw, Fred, McTominay, Rashford, Pogba, Fernandes, Cavani

Replacement: Grant, Henderson, Bailly, Mata, Greenwood, Amad, James, Telles, Matic, Williams, Tuanzebe

Former United stars Chris Smalling and Henrikh Mkhitaryan both start for Roma.

(Photo by Ash Donelon / Manchester United via Getty Images)

The first leg takes place at Old Trafford. The second leg will take place next week (May 6th) in Italy.

United last played against Roma in 2008 and won 3-0 overall on the way to winning the Champions League.

The previous year was even more unforgettable: United won the second leg at Old Trafford 7-1.

United had a bad record in the last semifinals under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and lost four. This two-legged tie gives the side an opportunity to correct this.

Manchester United’s 2021 Europa League campaign to date

  1. against Real Sociedad

    First leg: 4-0 win: Fernandes (2), Rashford, James
    2nd leg: 0-0

  2. against AC Milan

    1st leg: 1-1: Amad
    Second leg: 1-0 win: Pogba

  3. against Granada

    First leg: 2-0 win: Rashford, Fernandes
    Second leg: 2-0 win: Cavani, OG

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