Confirmed: 5 key Manchester United players to miss game against PSG

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will have to do without five important players for the visit to Paris on Tuesday night.

Last season’s Champions League finalists Paris Saint-Germain will be home to Manchester United in our Champions League opener on Tuesday night, and as many as five Manchester United first team players won’t take part in this game.

Solskjaer will have to make do with a depleted squad, as skipper Harry Maguire, fellow centre-back Eric Bailly, new signing Edinson Cavani as well as Mason Greenwood and Jesse Lingard will all be unavailable for this game.

Injuries have ensured Solskjaer take a depleted squad to Paris, and Manchester United will be aiming for a positive outcome nevertheless against PSG, who have grown to be one of the giants in Europe, in recent years.

In the absence of Harry Maguire, Alex Tuanzebe may come in to the skipper.

See the Manchester United squad that travelled to face PSG: David de Gea, Dean Henderson, Brandon Williams, Aaron Wan-Bissaka, Axel Tuanzebe, Victor Lindelof, Luke Shaw, Alex Telles,Timothy Fosu-Mensah, Scott McTominay, Bruno Fernandes,Paul Pogba, Fred, Nemanja Matic, Marcus Rashford, Facundo Pellistri, Daniel James, Odion Ighalo Juan Mata, Anthony Martial, Donny van de Beek.