Edinson Cavani has been disregarded of the Manchester United squad for the derby towards Metropolis on Saturday, with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer confirming the striker picked up an damage in midweek.
Cavani began and scored within the 3-0 win over Tottenham final weekend and was anticipated to maintain his spot in Solskjaer’s new 3-5-2 setup for the conflict at Outdated Trafford.
Nonetheless, the boss confirmed ahead of the game that the 34-year-old picked up an issue following the 2-2 draw with Atalanta in midweek that may maintain him out of this one.
“We have had a few points since Italy. Edi has been one among them,” Solskjaer revealed.
Marcus Rashford is match sufficient for a spot on the bench, with Solskjaer persevering with: “Marcus was solely cleared this morning. He is had an issue as effectively however fortunately he will be on the bench and hopefully, if he must, he can come on.”
On the again, Victor Lindelof is a shock inclusion. The Swede was not noticed travelling with the squad for Saturday’s sport after lacking the Atalanta draw by way of damage, however Solskjaer insisted he was at all times prone to play.
“I at all times felt he was going to make it,” the boss insisted. “You are by no means certain. Very happy to have him again.”
Solskjaer has gone with three adjustments to the aspect that drew in Italy. Mason Greenwood is available in for Cavani and Lindelof replaces the injured Raphael Varane, whereas Fred takes the place of the suspended Paul Pogba in midfield.