OLE GUNNAR SOLSKJAER has one thing of an damage disaster on his fingers forward of Manchester United’s conflict with West Brom.
Having not performed because the 3-1 win at Everton because of the worldwide break, the Purple Devils boss would have hoped to have come out of the blocks firing.
How Man Utd might line-up in opposition to West Brom on Saturday
However Solskjaer may very well be with out his ENTIRE group of strikers, whereas additionally lacking key males in defence.
And there are doubts too surrounding Marcus Rashford and Mason Greenwood.
Rashford missed the worldwide break with a shoulder damage, whereas Solskjaer requested each England and their Under-21s to not pick Greenwood.
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Below-21s boss Aidy Boothroyd admitted Greenwood ‘has had a number of niggling accidents and a number of issues happening in his life’.
That leaves solely Edinson Cavani accessible to steer the road ought to they miss out.
And the new-boy – who scored his first United aim in opposition to Everton – is a doubt himself.
Cavani solely not too long ago returned from Uruguay obligation and even missed Thursday’s coaching session.
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The ex-Paris Saint-Germain veteran continues to be most-likely to steer the road, flanked by Daniel James and Juan Mata ought to Rashford and Greenwood miss out.
In midfield, Solskjaer is prone to decide his most well-liked trio, with Scott McTominay and Fred taking part in deeper, and Bruno Fernandes slotting in on the No10 place.
David De Gea will eager his place between the sticks.
However with Luke Shaw out with a hamstring damage, Alex Telles could also be pressured to start out at left-back after seemingly recovering from coronavirus, having returned a fresh negative test.
Aaron Wan-Bissaka will proceed at right-back, however there are considerations within the coronary heart of defence.
Phil Jones is unregistered, whereas there are damage doubts surrounding Harry Maguire, Victor Lindelof and Eric Bailly.
Maguire complained of a bruised foot following England’s win over Iceland.
Lindelof performed by way of the ache for Sweden regardless of a again damage, whereas Bailly may very well be match, however has been out of motion since early October.
Bailly was picked for Ivory Coast’s two video games in the course of the worldwide break – however didn’t play in both match.
Meaning Axel Tuanzebe will probably begin, with Solskjaer hoping Maguire is pain-free for the match.
Man Utd welcome West Brom to Outdated Trafford for Saturday’s 8pm kick-off.