Manchester United Paul Pogba & Bruno Fernandes reportedly doubts for this weekend’s clash against Bournemouth after a collision in training. According to reports Both players accidentally ran into each other during a training session at the Carrington complex on Friday. The pair could miss playing against Bournemouth at Old Trafford.
Reports also stated that Fernandes came off worse after receiving treatment. Both players have formed a formidable force since the restart winning two games & a draw. United are currently eyeing a champions league spot & Europa League glory. Manchester United beat Sheffield United 3-0, Brighton with the same scoreline. The red devils are now unbeaten in 15 games so far.
Manchester United promotes Young stars
United Gaffer, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has promoted Ethan Laird to the first-team squad ahead of the premier league clash with Bournemouth on Saturday. Laird is a highly rated right back at Old Trafford. Solskjaer made this decision to promote the youngster as a result of the injuries sustained by Phil Jones & Axel Tuanzebe.
He also confirmed that both players will be out till September. The 18-year-old made two appearances when he featured in the Europa group stages against Astana and AZ Alkmaar in the group stages last year. Solskjaer confirmed on Friday that two of his defenders Phil Jones and Axel Tuanzebe will be out of action until September.
Bruno Fernandes has been involved in every goal scored by United since his arrival in January. Paul Pogba was out for nearly half the season due to injury. The French international has been in impressive form since returning from injury with two assists. Paul Pogba changed the game when he came on as a substitute against Tottenham Hotspur and fans went crazy with his partnership with Fernandes.
The Portuguese international have scored three goals since the restart so one can see why Solskjaer is concerned about their injuries. Manchester United will travel to Villa Park next Thursday before playing host to Southampton on Monday.
Chelsea and Leicester city’s disappointing run of results had seen United move two points behind the top four. Solskjaer will be desperate to see both players recover swiftly.