Manchester United have been dealt a huge blow ahead of Sunday’s Premier League clash against Liverpool with the news that Paul Pogba has been ruled out, while goalkeeper David De Gea faces a scan and is a major injury doubt.
Manchester United may have it tough against Liverpool in Sunday’s Premier League clash; since Paul Pogba has been ruled out while David De Gea is going through a scan.
According to United Manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, Pogba has been battling an ankle problem and that has made the 26-year-old has suffer a setback in his recovery.
Speaking to a reliable sports source Solskjaer said, “Paul had an injury, he came back, he worked really hard. He came back and played a couple of games, maybe played through the pain barrier.
“He had a scan after the Arsenal game and maybe needed a few weeks’ rest in a boot so hopefully he won’t be too long, but he won’t make this game, no.”
De Gea was forced off in Spain’s Euro 2020 qualifier against Sweden on Tuesday night and
Solskjaer also admits De Gea is likely to miss the Liverpool clash at Old Trafford, which will give room for Sergio Romero make a rare start for United.
Argentina’s number one keeper, Romero did not make a single Premier League appearance for the Red Devils last season, despite his status.
Source: Evening Standard