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United looking for fourth straight win at Fulham

Manchester United will be looking to extend their unbeaten run to seven games in all competitions as they travel to Fulham in the Premier League tomorrow afternoon.

David Moyes’ is set to rotate his squad again after making changes for the 4-0 win over Norwich City in the League Cup fourth round last time out though Danny Welbeck (knee) remains unavailable.

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Van Persie and Rooney likely to sit out of Norwich clash

Manchester United manager David Moyes is set to rest both Robin van Persie and Wayne Rooney for this evening’s Capital One Cup fourth round tie with Norwich City.

Javier Hernandez is set to lead the line following his match winner against Stoke City at the weekend, while a whole host of fringe players are also likely to be given a run out.

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Van Persie back for Shakhtar clash

Robin Van Persie is set to return to the Manchester United starting line-up for this evening’s Champions League tie against Shakhtar Donetsk at the Donbass Arena.

David Moyes men can tighten their grip on top spot in the group with three points, having won their opener against Bayer Leverkusen a fortnight ago.

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Van Perise to miss Liverpool clash

Robin Van Persie is unlikely to return to the Manchester United starting line-up for this evening’s League Cup third round tie with Liverpool.

The Dutch intentional failed to feature for the first time in the Premier League since signing from Arsenal last summer, after a groin strain ruled him out of Sunday’s defeat to Manchester City.

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Fellaini set for United bow

Marouane Fellaini is in line to make his Manchester United debut in tomorrow’s match against Crystal Palace at Old Trafford.

Wayne Rooney is likely to miss out as he continues to recover from a head injury, so Danny Welbeck is expected to support Robin Van Persie, while Chris Smalling may replace Phil Jones at right-back.

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Kagawa frustrated at lack of action

Manchester United midfielder Shinji Kagawa has spoken of his frustration at being side-lined by new Manchester United manager David Moyes, Sky Sports understands.

The Japan international, who moved to United from Borussia Dortmund last summer, hasn’t featured in any of the clubs three league matches so far this season, with his only appearance coming as a late substitute in the Community Shield win over Wigan Athletic.

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Moyes era begins with silverware as United win at Wembley

A double from Robin Van Persie ensured a trophy-winning start to David Moyes reign as Manchester United manager, as the Premier League champions beat FA Cup winners Wigan Athletic 2-0 in the Community Shield at Wembley.

The victory provided a welcome distraction to the off-field activity that has over-shadowed the first six weeks of the Scot’s life at Old Trafford, and is the twentieth time that United have lifted the trophy.

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Rooney told to train away from the first team

Wayne Rooney looks to be heading closer toward the Old Trafford exit door after the Metro reported that the striker has been ordered to train with the youth team.

The 27 year old has been strongly linked with a move away from the club all summer , though so far the club have rejected offers for the player.

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Evans: Only Ronaldo and RVP were certain of their place under Sir Alex

Manchester United defender Jonny Evans has said that only two players owned their shirts during his time under Sir Alex Ferguson at Old Trafford, the Mirror understands.

One of those was striker Robin Van Persie and the other Cristiano Ronaldo, with Wayne Rooney a notable omission.

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Moyes keen to keep Rooney

David Moyes has revealed the magnitude of his attempts to keep Wayne Rooney at Old Trafford, telling TalkSport that he has met the striker “three or four times” since he began work at the club.

The 50 year confirmed that the England international was not for sale in his first press conference as Manchester United manager last week, though there is still uncertainty surrounding the player’s opinion on the matter.

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