(Sporting Alert) — Darren Fletcher has been named on the bench for Manchester United and is in line to make his first English Premier League appearance in nearly 12 month against Aston Villa on Sunday.
Fletcher sits on the bench alongside Ashley Young, Fabio, Rio Ferdinand and Wilfried Zaha.
Danny Welbeck, Antonio Valencia, Ryan Giggs and Tom Cleverley all start for Manchester United, with Jonny Evan and Phil Jones playing at center-back.
Meanwhile for Aston Villa, the make four changes from the side that was defeated by Fulham last week with full-backs Matthew Lowton, Antonio Luna, and midfielders Yacouba Sylla and Marc Albrighton all coming into the stating side.
Aston Villa: Guzan, Lowton, Clark, Baker, Luna, Westwood, El Ahmadi, Sylla, Albrighton, Agbonlahor, Benteke. Subs: Steer, Bacuna, Weimann, Bowery, Gardner, Tonev, Kozak.
Manchester United: De Gea, Rafael, Jones, Evans, Evra, Valencia, Cleverley, Giggs, Januzaj, Rooney, Welbeck. Subs: Lindegaard, Ferdinand, Young, Fabio, Fletcher, Buttner, Zaha.