The match will see Robin van Persie return to Old Trafford
By Roland Kesler Tuesday, October 18th, 2016 10:33
Man United v Fenerbahce: Europa League preview Man United host Fenerbahce in the Europa League on Thursday night. Fenerbahce sit top of Group A after two matches following a win and a draw. The Turkish side are struggling for domestic form, languishing 9th in the Turkish Super Lig. Last season’s runners-up have drawn both their previous matches 1-1. Manager Dick Advocaat is under considerable pressure and the Red Devils will be hoping to add to that. Jose Mourinho’s side played out an anti-climatic 0-0 draw at Anfield on Monday night, extending their unbeaten run to five matches.
The tie will see former Man United striker Robin van Persie return to Old Trafford following his transfer to Turkey last year. Former Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel will be another familiar face in Manchester. The Slovakian defender signed for Fener in the summer. Team news Mourinho could opt to rotate his s…