TEAM NEWS: Berbatov starts for Fulham on Old Trafford return as Rooney features for Manchester United

Dimitar Berbatov returns to Old Trafford in Fulham’s starting line-up as they take on Manchester United in the FA Cup fourth round on Saturday evening.

The Bulgarian left the Red Devils in the summer and has scored seven goals in 20 games for the Cottagers so far this season.

Bryan Ruiz partners the Bulgarian in attack, while John Arne Riise returns to the Fulham line-up after recently being dropped due to poor form.

The hosts start with Wayne Rooney and Chicharito in attack, while Ryan Giggs features on the left-hand side of midfield.

Phil Jones drops into defence, where he is partnered by Chris Smalling in the heart of United’s backline.

Manchester United starting XI: De Gea; Rafael, Jones, Smalling, Evra; Nani, Anderson, Carrick, Giggs; Rooney, Chicharito.
Subs: Ferdinand, Valencia, Lindegaard, Welbeck, van Persie, Scholes, Kagawa.

Fulham starting XI: Schwarzer; Riether, Hangeland, Hughes, Riise; Duff, Sidwell, Baird, Kacaniklic; Ruiz; Berbatov.
Subs: Senderos, Petric, Karagounis, Briggs, Rodallega, Dejagah, Etheridge.

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