Manchester United’s Harry Maguire
Manchester United defender Harry Maguire might be sidelined for a number of weeks with a hip harm, based on British media studies on Wednesday.
Maguire missed United’s 3-1 defeat in opposition to Manchester City within the League Cup semi-final first leg on Tuesday because of the issue.
It was initially thought Maguire’s harm was a foot drawback sustained within the goalless FA Cup third spherical draw at Wolves final Saturday.
There has been no official affirmation from United on a probable return date for the England worldwide.
But Maguire, who joined United from Leicester final yr, just isn’t anticipated to characteristic in Saturday’s Premier League match in opposition to Norwich.
Given United’s key run of fixtures arising, which features a journey to Premier League leaders Liverpool on January 19, an prolonged absence for the £80 million centre-back would signify a big blow for boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
When addressing the difficulty following the defeat by City, Solskjaer had been optimistic Maguire wouldn’t be out for lengthy, however it seems that is now not the case.
“We don’t know (about Maguire). He’s not going to be long term, but I don’t think he’ll be ready for the weekend, but let’s see,” Solskjaer stated.