Ibrahimovic, Rojo cleared to play

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Marcos Rojo are available for selection after the Football Association did not impose retrospective sanctions on the pair over incidents in Manchester United game against Crystal Palace on Wednesday.

Ibrahimovic and Rojo faced the judiciary after their 2-1 win at Selhurst Park that saw Rojo involved in a two-footed tackle, drawing a yellow card from referee Craig Pawson.

However, the FA cannot increase punishment for offenses that have been seen and dealt with by match officials.

Ibrahimovic was cleared of deliberately elbowing Yohan Cabaye in the same game after three former elite referees reviewed video footage of the incident and did not reach a unanimous decision to issue a retrospective red card.

United are on an unbeaten run in the Premier League since they were beaten 4-0 by Chelsea in October. They lie sixth on 27 points with seven wins.

They face West Bromwich Albion this weekend, who are in seventh on 23 points, and have fixtures against bottom-placed Sunderland and Middlesbrough in 17th in their following games.

Meanwhile, West Brom and Watford were both fined by the FA after admitting to misconduct charge.

The clubs were disciplined for failing “to ensure their players and/or officials conducted themselves in an orderly fashion and/or refrained from provocative behavior” in their December 3 game after a clash between Watford’s Roberto Pereyra and West Brom’s James McClean.