Luke Shaw, Axel Tuanzebe and Nemanja Matic are all nearing a return to action as Manchester United prepare for Sheffield United.
Manchester United head to Bournemouth on Sunday with something of an injury crisis in defence, while Marcus Rashford is also struggling.
Manchester United were forced into a late change ahead of their clash with Liverpool due to an injury to Axel Tuanzebe.
Axel Tuanzebe was handed the Manchester United armband ahead of Paul Pobga against Rochdale and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has explained his call.
"The future could be very close" at Manchester United, Marcus Rashford said as he praised Mason Greenwood.
Mason Greenwood got the only goal as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's youngsters struggled to inspire a lacklustre Man United at Old Trafford.
Manchester United have named an unfamiliar starting XI for the visit of Astana, with three teenagers starting in attack.
Manchester United will be without Daniel James for their opening Europa League group game, while David de Gea is to be rested.
Following on from news of Andreas Pereira's contract renewal, Manchester United have confirmed Axel Tuanzebe has penned a new deal.
The form of loanees Axel Tuanzebe and Dean Henderson has got Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer feeling encouraged.