Manchester United player Paul Pogba has been ruled out of the Red Devil’s Europa League clash with AZ Alkmaar.

Pogba who has just returned from an ankle and foot injury, has been left out of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s travelling squad for Thursday’s game in Den Haag.

The France international suffered a reaction after playing 90 minutes against Rochdale last week, but recovered in time for Arsenal on Monday.

United confirmed his absence on the advice of specialists.

Anthony Martial and Phil Jones, Aaron Wan-Bissaka and Luke Shaw were also left behind when United flew out from Manchester on Wednesday morning.

Solskjær has included 10 academy graduates, with Brandon Williams travelling after making his debut against Rochdale.

Mason Greenwood is expected to start after scoring against Astana and Rochdale.

Man Utd squad: David De Gea, Sergio Romero, Lee Grant; Diogo Dalot, Victor Lindelof, Harry Maguire, Axel Tuanzebe, Marcos Rojo, Brandon Williams; Scott McTominay, Nemanja Matic, Fred, James Garner, Andreas Pereira, Juan Mata, Jesse Lingard, Angel Gomes, Daniel James; Tahith Chong, Marcus Rashford, Mason Greenwood.

Source: Evening Standard