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Champions League team news: Martial partners Lukaku as Rashford drops to bench in Moscow

Martial partners Lukaku with Rashford on bench, Hazard starts at Atletico

27/09/2017 at 17:47Updated 27/09/2017 at 18:47

Team news for Man Utd, Chelsea and Celtic ahead of their Champions League clashes on Wednesday evening.

CSKA Moscow v Manchester United – Group A

Anthony Martial starts up front alongside Romelu Lukaku for United’s clash in Moscow tonight, with Marcus Rashford among the substitutes.

Ashley Young is named captain for the night as Jose Mourinho opts for three centre-backs. Juan Mata is also on the bench as Nemanja Matic, Ander Herrera and Henrikh Mkhitaryan start in midfield.

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Man Utd XI: De Gea, Young, Lindelof, Bailly, Smalling, Blind, Matic, Herrera, Mkhitaryan, Martial, Lukaku

Subs: Romero, Darmian, Tuanzebe, Mata, McTominay, Lingard, Rashford

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Atletico Madrid v Chelsea – Group C

Eden Hazard returns to Chelsea's starting XI for their crunch clash in Madrid. The Belgian is yet to start a Premier League game after recovering from ankle surgery, though he did complete 90 minutes against Nottingham Forest in the League Cup last week.

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Chelsea XI: Courtois, Azpilicueta, Luiz, Cahill, Moses, Kante, Fabregas, Bakayoko, Marcos Alonso, Hazard, Morata

Subs: Caballero, Rüdiger, Christensen, Zappacosta, Willian, Pedro, Batshuayi

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Anderlecht v Celtic – Group B

Celtic make one change for their match in Belgium as Olivier Ntcham comes in for Stuart Armstrong to partner Scott Brown in midfield.

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Celtic XI: Gordon; Lustig, Boyata, Simunovic, Tierney; Brown, Ntcham; Roberts, Rogic, Sinclair; Griffiths

Subs: De Vries, Bitton, Dembele, Armstrong, Hayes, McGregor, Forrest

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