Date: 22nd November 2011 at 6:47pm
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take on Benfica knowing a win will take them a step closer to qualifying as group winners.

United can expect a tough time though as Benfica are undefeated this season and without defensive rock the job will be that much harder.

Ashley makes a return to the starting line up following injury whilst misses out having failed to train yesterday.

Starting XI:, , , Ferdinand, Evra, Valencia, Fletcher, Carrick, , Young, Berbatov

Subs: Lindegaard, , , Giggs, Park, Gibson, Hernandez