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FA Cup: Rashford makes Mourinho's XI, Conte names Moses

FA Cup By: Collins Udeme | 13/03/2017

Rashford recovers on time to make Mourinho's XI for Chelsea

Jose Mourinho has named his Manchester United starting line-up to face Chelsea at Stamford Bridge, making four changes to the side that played in Thursday's Europa League match against FC Rostov.

The the good news for the Red Devils is the inclusion of Marcus Rashford who was a doubt before Mourinho released his line-up.

In the absence of attacking trio Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Anthony Martial and captain Wayne Rooney, Rashford will lead the line in tonight's Emirates FA Cup quarter-final, supported by Henrikh Mkhitaryan, who scored United's goal in Russia in midweek.

Elsewhere, Antonio Valencia comes back into the side, in what appears to be a five-man defence that also features Chris Smalling, Phil Jones, Marcos Rojo and Matteo Darmian. Also returning to the side is goalkeeper David De Gea, while Ashley Young retains his spot in the XI after facing Rostov.

Meanwhile, Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has also named a formidable starting line-up for Monday's game. Victor Moses keeps his place in the squad.

The Italian coach makes two changes to the side which started at West Ham a week ago, with Nemanja Matic and Willian coming into the starting line-up.

Cesc Fabregas and Pedro are the players who drop down to the bench but elsewhere it's the side which has started regularly in the Premier League.

Thibaut Courtois starts in goal, with the familiar three-man defence of Cesar Azpilicueta, David Luiz and Gary Cahill playing in front of him. Diego Costa leads the line, flanked by Willian and Eden Hazard.

Here are the line-ups in full:

United line-up: De Gea, Valencia, Jones, Smalling, Rojo, Darmian, Herrera, Pogba, Young, Mkhitaryan, Rashford.

Subs: Romero, Bailly, Blind, Carrick, Fellaini, Lingard, Mata.

Chelsea: Courtois, Azpilicueta, David Luiz, Cahill, Alonso, Moses, Kanté, Matić, Willian, Hazard, Costa.

Subs: Begovic, Terry, Zouma, Chalobah, Fabregas, Pedro, Batshuayi.