Manchester United vs. Norwich City: Mata dropped, Cleverley and Welbeck start

Richard Heathcote

Juan Mata starts from the bench in Ryan Giggs' first match in charge, while Tom Cleverley and Danny Welbeck make the starting lineup.

Ryan Giggs' first starting 11 as Manchester United manager has been named, and it's a fairly underwhelming teamsheet. Juan Mata has been dropped to the bench to make way for Tom Cleverley, who makes only his fifth Premier League start of the calendar year.

Danny Welbeck starts up top alongside Wayne Rooney, while Phil Jones is given the nod over Chris Smalling at right-back in the absence of the injured Rafael da Silva. Shinji Kagawa starts on the left of midfield in what looks like a 4-4-2. Marouane Fellaini hasn't even made the bench. Make of that what you will ...

Manchester United confirmed starting lineup: David De Gea; Patrice Evra, Rio Ferdinand, Nemanja Vidić, Phil Jones; Shinji Kagawa, Tom Cleverley, Michael Carrick, Antonio Valencia; Wayne Rooney, Danny Welbeck.

Subs: Anders Lindegaard, Chris Smalling, Juan Mata, Javier Hernández, Luis Nani, Ashley Young, Darren Fletcher.

Norwich City confirmed starting lineup: John Ruddy; Martin Olsson, Michael Turner, Russell Martin, Steven Whittaker; Bradley Johnson; Jonny Howson, Leroy Fer; Robert Snodgrass; Ricky van Wolfswinkel, Nathan Redmond.

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