The Man United XI Mourinho must select for big Chelsea clash

The games just keep on coming for Jose Mourinho and his Manchester United team, with Thursday night’s big Europa League quarter-final first leg visit to Anderlecht followed up by the small matter of Chelsea at home.

For ‘The Special One’ this is a massive encounter, with the chance to get one over on his former employers sure to be a priority for him, while dropping points is something his side cannot afford to do as they aim to reel in Liverpool and Manchester City in the race for a top-four finish and Champions League qualification.

Given the quantity of injuries Mourinho has to cope with and the short turnaround between games, the Portuguese tactician will need to make a few changes to his XI to both keep his team fresh and negate the threats Chelsea possess, of which there are many – they are the league leaders, after all.

With that in mind, here’s the XI Man United must field…