Both teams come into the fixture looking to make it two wins out of as many matches in the UEFA Champions League, giving it the potential to be a mouth-watering encounter.

Leipzig have began their season in fine fashion, still unbeaten and a run of three straight wins leaves them at the top of the Bundesliga standings.

United on the other hand are in 15th place with 7 points after five matches but the opening day away victory at French champions PSG will be a huge motivating factor for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s team.

What time does Man United vs Leipzig start?

The game is set to kick off at 11 pm Kenyan time at Old Trafford.

Man United vs Leipzig team news

Edinson Cavani could finally get a start for the red devils, especially with a huge match against Arsenal coming up on the weekend.

This could see Bruno Fernandes and Marcus Rashford given a rest, as well as Harry Maguire.

Axel Tuanzebe was phenomenal against PSG in the first match and could be called upon to start for United.

The visitors have plenty of players out injured including Konrad Laimer, Amadou Haidara and Tyler Adams.

Nordi Mukiele was also forced off during the weekend win at Hertha Berlin but other than that they have a full traveling squad.

Man United vs Leipzig current form

Leipzig come into the game on the back of three straight Bundesliga wins and remain unbeaten all season.

The home side on the other hand have only won once in their last three games, a 4-1 victory at lowly Newcastle.

Man United vs Leipzig prediction

Goals have not been easy to come by for United and this could prove costly if they don’t take advantage of their chances.

Leipzig are not goal shy and they could pull an upset.

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