Manchester United welcome Russian side Rostov to Old Trafford in the hope of progressing to the next round of the UEFA Europa League on Thursday night, March 16th (March 17th in IST).
Manchester United Vs FC Rostov UEFA Europa League 16th March 2017 Details
Last week’s 1-1 draw was the first meeting between Rostov and Manchester United. Manchester United have won 77% of their last 13 home games, with 70% of these victories being by more than a single goal margin.
Dates, Fixtures, Schedule
|United States of America (EST Eastern Standard Time)||16.03.2017 15:05 EST|
|England (GMT Europe Time) (United Kingdom)||16.03.2017 20:05 GMT+0|
|India (IST Indian Time)||17.03.2017 1:35 IST|
Old Trafford, Manchester
TV Channels, Telecast Online
|USA TV Viewers watch broadcast at:||Fox Sports 1 USA, Fox Soccer 2GO USA, Fox Sports GO, WatchESPN, fuboTV,SiriusXM FC, ESPN Deportes USA|
|UK TV Viewers watch broadcast at:||BT Sport Live Streaming, BT Sport 2, BT Sport 4K UHD|
|Indian TV Viewers watch broadcast at:||TEN 2|
Manchester United Vs FC Rostov Live Online Commentary
Last Thursday Jose Mourinho’s team settled for a 1-1 draw in Russia, but they still have some work to be done as they need a victory or at least a 0-0 draw to qualify. The Red Devils have been good st Old Trafford in Europe this campaignn, winning all 4 of their home fixtures this season and have scored 12 goals in the games. Manchester United will definitely wish for a victory to bounce back from the FA Cup defeat on Monday at the hands of Antonio Conte’s Chelsea. As regards injury news: central midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger is a major doubt for this match, whilst the skipper Wayne Rooney and French forward Anthony Martial are both fighting for fitness.
On the flip side, Rostov fought hard to pull a draw at home last week, giving themselves some hope at Old Trafford. They have done so well this season to reach the round of 16 which was their first ever and their longest campaign in Europe. However, Rostov have been poor away from home in European matches, Russian team is yet to register a victory in any of their last 5 matches on the road. They will be hoping to snatch a win in this clash and surprise Jose Mourinho and his men. Touching Rostov squad news: central defender Vladimir Granat is out injured, whilst midfield duo Alexandru Gatcan and Timofey Kalachev are suspended.