Despite a difficult start to life at Old Trafford, Erik ten Hag’s side appear to be coming of age and certainly have the quality to go deep into the competition.
Still, they need a victory to ensure they progress into the knockout stages, with the group far from won yet.
Not always convincing but certainly growing into a competitive team, United are strong favourites.
Date, kick-off time and venue
The Europa League game is scheduled for an 8pm BST kick-off time today, Thursday December 27, 2022.
Old Trafford in Manchester will host.
Where to watch Manchester United vs FC Sheriff
TV channel: The game will be broadcast on BT Sport 1 and BT Sport Ultimate.
Live stream: BT Sport subscribers will be able to watch the game via a live stream on either the BT Sport website or app.
Manchester United vs FC Sheriff team news
United will be missing Raphael Varane until after the World Cup, ten Hag confirmed on Wednesday.
Cristiano Ronaldo, meanwhile, is back in the squad after his breach of discipline. Injured trio Harry Maguire, Aaron Wan-Bissaka and Donny van de Beek have returned to training, although the game will likely come too soon for them.
Anthony Martial remains out.
For Sheriff, Armel Zohouri is suspended although Iyayi Atiemwen and Moussa Kyabou are available.
Manchester United vs FC Sheriff prediction
United aren’t yet perfect but have impressed on home soil in recent weeks.
Given their firepower, it’s difficult to see anything other than a United win.
Man United to 3-1.
Head to head (h2h) history and results
Manchester United wins: 1
FC Sheriff wins: 0