Absentee-hit Manchester United have confirmed right-back Aaron Wan-Bissaka is about for a “period on the sidelines” after choosing up an damage as a late substitute in opposition to Brighton.
Erik ten Hag’s males have endured a difficult begin to the season, with off-field points compounded by poor performances and outcomes on the pitch.
United are making ready for Wednesday’s Champions League group opener at Bayern Munich on the again of a 3-1 dwelling loss to Brighton on Saturday, when their damage points worsened.
Wan-Bissaka was named on the bench having handled sickness within the build-up after which picked up an damage when introduced on as a Eighty fifth-minute substitute.
United mentioned in an announcement: “Aaron Wan-Bissaka is set for a period on the sidelines after sustaining an injury during the closing stages of Saturday’s game against Brighton and Hove Albion.
“Further assessment will be needed to determine how long Wan-Bissaka will be out for, but initial indications suggest it will be several weeks.”
It has been reported that Wan-Bissaka is dealing with two months out because the right-back joins United’s prolonged checklist of absentees.
Left-backs Luke Shaw and Tyrell Malacia are out together with centre-back Raphael Varane, whereas deadline-day signing Sofyan Amrabat has to make his debut attributable to a knock.
Mason Mount has not featured since choosing up an damage in final month’s loss at Tottenham, whereas Kobbie Mainoo, Amad Diallo and Tom Heaton are additionally sidelined.
Jadon Sancho has been banished from the primary staff “pending resolution of a squad discipline issue” and Antony has been given a go away of absence following assault allegations in opposition to him.