Raphael Varane has handled quite a lot of accidents since shifting to Outdated Trafford in 2021.© AFP
Raphael Varane has been dominated out for “just a few weeks” as Manchester United’s harm points pile up forward of their Premier League journey to Arsenal. Erik ten Hag’s facet head to north London on Sunday with out a number of gamers for his or her ultimate match earlier than the worldwide break. Luke Shaw and Mason Mount are at present out of motion, whereas new signing Rasmus Hojlund is but to make his debut resulting from a again grievance.
Tyrell Malacia, Amad Diallo, Kobbie Mainoo and Tom Heaton have missed the beginning of the marketing campaign and now skilled French defender Varane faces a spell on the sidelines.
“Raphael Varane shall be lacking from the staff when Manchester United face Arsenal within the Premier League on Sunday resulting from harm,” the membership stated in a assertion on Wednesday.
“The France worldwide got here off at half-time in our 3-2 win in opposition to Nottingham Forest at Outdated Trafford on Saturday as a result of grievance, which is anticipated to maintain him out for just a few weeks.”
The 30-year-old has handled quite a lot of accidents since shifting to Outdated Trafford in 2021 and, having retired from the France set-up in February, may have the worldwide break to work in the direction of his return.
Manchester United are eighth within the Premier League desk after two wins and a defeat of their opening three matches.