Local sides looking to bounce back from poor results

Manchester United look to continue their perfect start to the season with a trip to Hull this evening.

Kick off at the KC Stadium is 5.30pm.

The Reds are up against a familiar foe – the Tigers’ caretaker boss Mike Phelan used to be assistant to Sir Alex Ferguson at Old Trafford.

Hull are a club in crisis, with only 13 senior professionals available – but have six points from six at the beginning of the new campaign.

There’s non-league action for our local sides this afternoon.

In the National League, Macclesfield host Lincoln and are looking to get back to winning ways after their defeat to Sutton United last weekend.

The Silkmen have won three of their first five games of the season.

Meanwhile, in the National League North, Stockport are aiming to put a halt to their recent mini-slump.

After winning their first two matches, they’ve now gone three without a victory as they travel to Telford.

FC United face Brackley, following their draw with Worcester on Saturday.

And Altrincham have a local derby with Curzon Ashton as the