Ole Gunnar Solskjær’s team hosts Marcelo Bielsa’s men at Old Trafford the first weekend
Manchester United launches their Premier League campaign 2021-22 with a home game against historic opponents Leeds United.
The rivalry heated up in the seventies, but with fans re-admitted to stadiums this season, it will be fully renewed again.
Before the match, Purpose has the details on how to watch TV, stream online, team news and more.
TV channel, live streaming and how to watch
In the United States (US) Premier League matches can be watched live and on demand fuboTV (watch with a free trial of 7 days).
New users can sign up for a free seven-day trial of the live sports streaming service, which can be accessed via iOS, Android, Chromecast, Amazon Fire TV, Roku and Apple TV as well as via a web browser.
Tension news and timetables
|Position||Man Utd list|
|Goalkeepers||De Gea, Henderson, Heaton, Grant|
|Defenders||Lindelof, Bailly, Jones, Maguire, Dalot, Shaw, Telles, Wan-Bissaka, Williams|
|Midfielders||Pogba, Mata, Lingard, Pereira, Diallo, Fred, Fernandes, James, Matic, Van de Beek, Garner, McTominay, Mejbri|
|Forwards||Cavani, Martial, Rashford, Greenwood, Sancho, Elanga, Shoretire|
Man Utd have a long injury list to start the season, with Marcus Rashford, Jesse Lingard, Phil Jones, Alex Telles and Dean Henderson.
Edinson Cavani was given extra time to rest after the Copa America and plays no role against Leeds.
The new signing, Jadon Sancho, is not expected to play either, as he only joined the club this week for training.
Predicted Man Utd start XI: De Gea; Wan-Bissaka, Lindelof, Maguire, Shaw; Matic, Fred; Pogba, Fernandes, Greenwood; Feeling of war.
|Defenders||Ayling, Firpo, Koch, Cooper, Llorente, Struijk, Cresswell, Huggins|
|Midfielders||Forshaw, Poveda, Raphinha, Dallas, Costa, Harrison, Phillips, Gotts, Klich, Shackleton, Jenkins, Stevens|
|Forwards||Bamford, Roberts, Rodrigo, Gelhardt, Greenwood|
Leeds have only one major injury as Diego Llorente misses Marcelo Bielsa’s team.
Summer signing Junior Firpo can be thrown at fullback in the starting lineup.
Bielsa has confirmed that Kalvin Phillips and Jamie Shackleton have both proved their fitness and could possibly be involved with Old Trafford.
Predicted start of Leeds XI: Meslier; Ayling, Koch, Cooper, Firpo; Raphinha, Dallas, Rodrigo, Phillips, Harrison; Bamford.
Last five results
|Man Utd results||Leeds results|
|Man Utd 4-0 Everton (14 Aug.)||Leeds 2-2 Villarreal (7 Aug.)|
|Man Utd 2-2 Brentford (28 July)||Ajax 4-0 Leeds (4 Aug.)|
|QPR 4-2 Man Utd (24 July)||Leeds 2-3 Real Betis (July 31)|
|Derby 1-4 Man Utd (18 July)||Fleetwood 2-1 Leeds (July 30)|
|Villarreal 1-1 (11-10 penne) Man Utd (26 May)||Blackburn 1-1 Leeds (July 28)|
Head to head
|25/04/2021||Leeds 0-0 Man Utd|
|20/20/2020||Man Utd 6-2 Leeds|
|2011-09-20||Leeds 0-3 Man Utd|
|1/3/2010||Man Utd 0-1 Leeds|
|21/02/2004||Man Utd 1-1 Leeds|