Manchester United have announced their preliminary 25-man squad for this season’s Champions League campaign.
Sir Alex Ferguson has included midfielder Darren Fletcher in the roster despite the Scotland international battling a chronic bowel condition.
United have lodged a squad of 33 players total which includes eight ‘B-List’ players alongside the first-choice list of 25.
United have been drawn alongside Turkish club Galatasaray, Portuguese outfit Sporting Braga and Romanians CFR Cluj in Group H with their first fixture against the Turks on September 19.
Manchester United squad for 2012/13 Champions League - *Denotes B-List
David De Gea