Is Manchester United vs PSG on TV tonight? Kick off time, channel and how to watch Champions League fixture

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 in a crunch Champions League group H match.

With the Ligue 1 giants just three points behind and RB Leipzig also three points behind and able to narrow the gap, should the hosts fail to win at Old Trafford, in their game against Istanbul BB. United are so close to advancing to the last 16 but still in a dangerous position.

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Edinson Cavani has settled quickly with the Red Devils and his double, including a last-minute strike, earned Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side the three points against Southampton last weekend.

PSG do hold a superior head-to-head record against Leipzig, but after Marcus Rashford’s late winner in Paris, only a victory with two goals will be enough to take them above United - who currently hold a superior goal difference (+8) to Thomas Toucher’s outfit (+1).

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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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