In The Starting Lineup

Author: 
Marc Purcell
Date Published: 
1999-02-26
Source: 
TTFOL

Dwight Yorke and Manchester United will take on Southampton on Saturday. Last weekend they found it tough going against a Conventry side but still emerged 1-0 victors to stay on top of the premiership table.

After this weekend's encounter they will play Inter Milan at Old Trafford on Wednesday in European Championship action. It was supposed to be Ronaldo vs Yorke, however the Brazilian is out with an injury.

At West Ham, Shaka Hislop will start against Blackburn Rovers on Saturday. Last week West Ham tied Liverpool 2-2.

In Scotland, Russell Latapy and Hibernian will be looking for a "lucky 13" wins in a row when they face Ayr United. Last weekend, Latapy help setup Hibernian's first goal versus Falkirck in a 2-1 win.

Marvin Andrews and Raith Rovers will face Airdire. Last week Andrews was named man of the match in Raith encounter with Ayr United. They lost that game 4-2.

In Portugal, Leonson Lewis and E. Amadora will face Rio Ave. Last week they lost 3-0.

Finally, the national under 23 squad will face St. Vincent in a Olympic qualifier in Port of Spain. They should go through after defeating St. Vincent 5-1 last month.