Its a huge night for David Moyes career as Manchester United manager, we have the starting teams from tonight Champions League qualifier against Shakhtar Donetsk.
Shakhtar Donetsk: Pyatov, Srna, Rakytskyy, Kucher, Shevchuk, Hübschman, Fernando, Costa, Teixeira, Taison, Adriano
Manchester United: De Gea, Rafael, Smalling, Vidic, Evra, Valencia, Carrick, Fellaini, Cleverley, Welbeck; van Persie. Subs - Lindegaard, Jones, Giggs, Nani, Young, Kagawa, Hernandez.
David Moyes is facing three loses from four matches if his team loses tonight. Ferdinand, Anderson, Fabio and Wilfried Zaha have not flown to Ukraine due to injuries. Wayne Rooney is out through illness.
Shakhtar, the reigning Ukrainian champions, have never lost to English opposition on home soil in the Champions League.
While United opened their Champions League campaign with their 4-2 win over Bayer Leverkusen, Shakhtar overcame Real Sociedad 2-0 away from home with Brazilian midfielder Alex Teixeira grabbing both goals.
Mircea Lucescu, who has been in charge of Shakhtar since May 2004 and is the Ukrainian club’s longest-serving coach, has faced United before in the Champions League.
|Alexis Teixeira Santos|
|Robin Van Persie|