Manchester United first game of the new premier league campaign kicks off today at 13:00 BST on Sunday against AFC Bournemouth as both teams will fight for the first three points.
Manchester United travelled to seaside to play Bournemouth. Both teams have faced each other only 10 times in all competition and the Sunday game will make it the third league clash between both teams.
Jose Mourinho made some reinforcement this summer, Paul Pogba completed a world record transfer fee on tuesday as he becomes United fourth summer signing. The Frenchman will miss Sunday’s game due to suspension, Smalling is also suspended for the game. Other new signings; Henrihk Mhkitaryan, Eric Bailly and Zlatan Ibrahimovic are set for their premier league debut.
Paddy McNair and Donald Love completed their move to Sunderland, and Adnan Januzaj joined them few days on loan.
AFC Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe has urged his squad to tackle the opening Premier League fixture against Manchester United head on.
AFC Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe has revealed that Junior Stanislas will definitely miss the Manchester United due to a hernia injury.
Culled from United and Bournemouth Website