Rooney picked up an injury in training and isn’t in Manchester United‘s squad this afternoon.
“Man United boss Jose Mourinho returns to Chelsea today”
Mourinho has named 10 of the starting XI who earned a 0-0 draw at rivals Liverpool on Monday.
Jesse Lingard coming in for Ashley Young is the only change for the visitors.
Chelsea captain John Terry is on the bench for the Blues, along with Brazilian duo Oscar and Willian.
Boss Antonio Conte has named the same starting line-up which defeated Leicester 3-0 last weekend.
Man United: De Gea, Valencia, Smalling, Bailly, Blind, Fellaini, Ander Herera, Rashford, Pogba, Lingard, Ibrahimovic
Subs: Romero, Darmian, Rojo, Carrick, Mata, Young, Martial
Chelsea: Courtois, Azpilicueta, David Luiz, Cahill, Moses, Kante, Matic, Alonso, Pedro, Diego Costa, Hazard
Subs: Begovic, Aina, Terry, Chalobah, Oscar, Willian, Batshuayi