The big surprise is that Wayne Rooney is dropped to the bench for our biggest game so far this season, and what a bold move it is. The tie is finely balanced at 1-1 and it really could go either way. Ryan Giggs is the man of the moment tonight, as he starts to make his 1000th career appearance.
De Gea; Rafael, Vidic, Ferdinand, Evra; Nani, Carrick, Cleverley, Giggs, Welbeck; Van Persie
López; Arbeloa, Varane, Ramos, Coentrão; Khedira, Alonso; Özil, Alonso, Higuaín, Di María, Ronaldo.