(Sporting Alert) — Nemanja Vidic starts on the bench today for Manchester United in their English Premier League clash at West Bromwich.
Manager David Moyes has decided to start with Chris Smalling and Phil Jones at centerback with Patrice Evra and Rafael completing the back four.
Robin van Persie has recovered from a knock to start in the attack with Wayne Rooney, with Juan Mata, Michael Carrick, Adnan Januzaj and Marouane Fellaini, who was on target for Belgium in midfield, all start for Manchester United.
Former Manchester United goalkeeper Ben Foster is amongst the starters for West Bromwich, with Youssouf Mulumbu, Zoltan Gera, Chris Brunt and Victor Anichebe all starting as well for the home side.
West Bromwich v Manchester United
West Brom: Foster; Reid, McAuley, Olsson, Ridgewell; Yacob, Mulumbu; Amalfitano, Gera, Brunt; Anichebe. Subs: Myhill, Morrison, Thievy, Vydra, Sessegnon, Dawson, Berahino.
Manchester United: De Gea; Rafael, Smalling, Jones, Evra; Mata, Carrick, Fellaini, Januzaj; Rooney, van Persie. Subs: Lindegaard, Giggs, Vidic, Young, Welbeck, Fletcher, Kagawa.