Eric Bailly was on the substitutes bench as Manchester United kept a clean sheet in victory over Swansea City on Saturday afternoon.
A lightning start saw United race into a 2-0 lead within just 20 minutes, thanks to goals from Romelu Lukaku and it was a largely comfortable afternoon for Jose Mourinho’s side.
United’s next game will be far from comfortable, the trip to the Etihad Stadium to attempt to prevent their bitter rivals Manchester City from winning the Premier League against them.
Chris Smalling and Victor Lindelof were hardly tested by the Swans but it will be a different story against Pep Guardiola’s rampant Citizens side and Bailly’s athleticism and nous might well be needed.
That’s why we’re asking you; should Bailly – valued at £31.5m by Transfermarkt – be recalled to the starting eleven for this Saturday’s Manchester derby? Let us know by voting in the poll below and keep an eye out for the results later in the week…