The Scot has come under increasing pressure of late for what has been a lacklustre first season in the United hot-seat, and he will today have to endure a very public show of displeasure from the fans he is desperately trying to win over.
Here are the confirmed Manchester United vs Aston Villa lineups:
Manchester United: De Gea; Rafael, Jones, Vidic, Buttner; Young, Fellaini, Fletcher, Kagawa; Mata, Rooney
Subs: Amos, Giggs, Chicharito, Carrick, Nani, Welbeck, Januzaj
Aston Villa: Guzan, Bacuna, Vlaar, Clark, Bertrand, Westwood, Delph, Albrighton, Weimann, Benteke, Agbonlahor
Subs: Steer, Sylla, Holt, Tonev, Bennett, Robinson, Lowton
What do you think? Get your late predictions in, and fast!