After heading into the worldwide break with back-to-back 1-0 wins, it should have felt just like the stormy clouds round Previous Trafford had been clearing, however there might be extra to return if the newest harm stories are to be believed.
The present United squad is reeling beneath the load of accidents, with greater than 16 gamers injured at one level, even forcing the membership to launch an inner investigation into the matter.
One place lucky to not have suffered an injury-related setback was in objective, however even that’s now altering after Andre Onana suffered a blow throughout Cameroon’s World Cup qualifying win over Mauritius on Friday.
Onana harm replace
Based on The Athletic, the Cameroon federation has now confirmed that United’s no 1 will miss the upcoming match in opposition to Libya and return to Manchester.
The previous Inter Milan star was substituted with ten minutes to play and the prediction from the checks carried out appears to level to a pubic bone harm.
As soon as the shot-stopper is again at Carrington, United will perform additional checks to find out the precise severity and whether or not the keeper will miss a number of matches consequently.
“Exams later confirmed that there was an harm to the pubic bone, one of many three bones that make up the pelvis, the federation stated.
“He’ll play no function when Cameroon performs Libya in a World Cup qualifier in Benghazi on Tuesday and can as a substitute return to Manchester the place he’ll endure additional checks.
“It stays to be seen whether or not he will likely be match sufficient to return to motion for United subsequent weekend. United are subsequent in motion on Sunday in opposition to Everton within the Premier League.”
Bayindir waits within the wings
Onana has not had the very best of his debut campaigns and has made a number of high-profile errors in each the Premier League and Champions League, with a number of pundits and former stars calling for Ten Hag to drop him.
The 27-year-old has gave the impression to be regaining a few of his kind in latest weeks and a chronic absence will likely be a giant miss for United, with Ten Hag counting on the goalkeeper’s passing potential to assist United play out from the again.
United have Altay Bayindir as reserve goalkeeper and the Turkish star will be part of the membership this summer time. He’s but to make his debut, however Onana just lately claimed he is among the finest backup goalkeepers he has ever skilled with.
United even have Tom Heaton ready within the wings, however Ten Hag will hope his former Ajax compatriot could make it to the sport in opposition to the Toffees.