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BREAKING: Wayne Rooney starts up front for Manchester United as Mkhitaryan makes bench

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BREAKING: Wayne Rooney starts up front for Manchester United as Mkhitaryan makes bench

Jose Mourinho has named his starting eleven to take on Fenerbahce in Istanbul this evening.

This is the Manchester United team that will kick-off against Dick Advocaat's side at 6pm:

Club captain Wayne Rooney is named as the central striker in United's 4-2-3-1 formation.

There are also starts for France internationals Anthony Martial and Morgan Schneiderlin.

Henrikh Mkhitaryan has not found his way back into Mourinho's starting XI but does get a spot in the matchday 18.

Mourinho-regular Jesse Lingard is one of three players who travelled to Turkey that doesn't make the cut for the squad, along with third-choice keeper Sam Johnstone and young defender Tim Fosu-Mensah. 

Fenerbahce, meanwhile, find no place in their starting XI for former Red Devils hitman Robin van Persie: