Manchester United vs PSG live stream: How to watch Champions League fixture online and on TV tonight

Jack Rathborn
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Edinson Cavani celebrates after scoring United’s third goal (AP)
Edinson Cavani celebrates after scoring United’s third goal (AP)

Manchester United host Paris Saint-Germain at Old Trafford needing just a point to confirm their qualification for the round of 16 in the knock-out stage.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side enter the contest on a high after Edinson Cavani grabbed a brace at St Mary’s, with his second coming in stoppage time to clinch all three points against Southampton last weekend.

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There are fond memories for Solskjaer of recent meetings with PSG, including Marcus Rashford’s late winner in Paris in the first game between the sides in a fascinating group H, where the Red Devils lead the Ligue 1 giants and RB Leipzig by three points on nine points with two games to spare.

So while the last 16 is tantalisingly close, defeat here could leave United in a precariously position entering the final game of the group travelling to Germany, with Julian Nagelsmann’s side eager to move into the top two ahead of their match with Istanbul BB.

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Here’s everything you need to know ahead of the match.

<p>Cavani and Fernandes celebrate</p>Getty

Cavani and Fernandes celebrate

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When is the game?

The match kicks off at 8pm on Wednesday, 2 December at Old Trafford.

Where can I watch it?

The game will be shown live on BT Sport 2. Subscribers can stream the match via the BT Sport app and desktop website.

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Team news

David De Gea should be fit here, but Dean Henderson could get valuable minutes as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer rotates his squad. Axel Tuanzebe is suspended. Paul Pogba and Donny van de Beek should shake off ankle injuries. Luke Shaw has returned to training, but his hamstring injury hasn't quite cleared up, though Alex Telles will shake off a minor knock. Jesse Lingard, Scott McTominay and Eric Bailly are likely to still be out too. While Anthony Martial's illness has cleared up after missing the trip to St Mary's.

Pablo Sarabia, Mauro Icardi, Julian Draxler, Juan Bernat, Kays Ruiz and Jese Rodriguez are all out.

Marquinhos and Marco Verratti are fit again, Thilo Kehrer is back in contention, while former Manchester United duo Angel Di Maria and Ander Herrera will feature.

Confirmed line-ups

Man United: De Gea, Wan-Bissaka, Lindelof, Maguire, Telles, McTominay, Fred, Fernandes, Martial, Rashford, Cavani

PSG: Navas, Florenzi, Kimpembe, Marquinhos, Diallo, Verratti, Danilo, Paredes, Kean, Neymar, Mbappe

Odds

Manchester United: 9/5

Draw: 13/5

PSG: 7/5

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Prediction

United only need a draw to confirm their status in the last 16, but PSG are three points off the Red Devils, with RB Leipzig able to also move to nine points with victory over Istanbul BB. This added urgency leaves us to lean towards an away victory, despite Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side holding a clear advantage in recent head-to-heads. United 1-2 PSG.

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