Manchester United are in a strange place in preparation for their showdown with Liverpool on Saturday afternoon.

On one hand, United fans and players alike will be very happy to be going into the game at Anfield level on points with Manchester City atop the Premier League table.

On the other hand, Jose Mourinho and co will be bitterly disappointed to be missing key players such as Paul Pogba and Marouane Fellaini through injury.

However, it’s not all bad news, as United have such an embarrassment of riches in terms of their squad depth, that fans can still expect no less than a win when the Red Devils visit their bitter rivals this weekend.

With the talents of David de Gea, Juan Mata and more still on offer, there’s plenty to be excited about.

Below, we’ve had a go at predicting the starting eleven Jose Mourinho will trust to take three points back home with them come full-time on Saturday.

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