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Paul Pogba will feature alongside a number of youngsters in Manchester United's final day clash against Crystal Palace

Paul Pogba has missed recent Manchester United fixtures due to father's death. Photo: PA

Paul Pogba will feature alongside a number of youngsters in Manchester United's Premier League dead rubber against Crystal Palace.

Pogba has missed United's last two matches following the death of his father, but Jose Mourinho says the midfielder is showing strength after the loss and needs minutes ahead of the Europa League final next Wednesday.

United boss Mourinho confirmed Joel Pereira, Kieran O'Hara, Scott McTominay, Josh Harrop, Matthew Willock and Zachary Dearnley will be involved on Sunday, so too 16-year-old Angel Gomes. Tim Fosu-Mensah will play after a shoulder injury and Pogba will feature.

Marouane Fellaini is having a hamstring injury assessed, while Chris Smalling is set to be fit for Wednesday's Europa League final despite a "small problem" keeping him out against Palace.

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"Paul is fine," the United manager said. "Strong guy, strong mentality.

"He is learning how to live after his father passed away, but he is strong, and he knows he needs to play next Sunday because he hasn't played or trained for a long time and he needs these minutes on the pitch. He plays against Palace."

Numerous first-team players will be rested ahead of the Ajax match, with captain Wayne Rooney set to be among them after playing 90 minutes at Southampton on Wednesday.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Marcos Rojo (both knee), Luke Shaw (foot) and Ashley Young (hamstring) are out.