11 Jan Manchester United defensive disaster will ease for Liverpool match
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is hopeful Manchester United’s defensive damage disaster will ease earlier than the essential conflict with Liverpool.
Victor Lindelof and Luke Shaw each missed the 1-Zero win over Watford on Saturday within the FA Cup, whereas Eric Bailly was compelled off with a neck damage earlier than half-time.
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All three are doubts for the journey to Burnley on Tuesday when United will look to go prime of the Premier League, however Solskjaer is assured his again line shall be nearer to full power for the fixture at Anfield on Sunday.
“I hope [they will be back] for Liverpool, positively,” stated Solskjaer. “Unsure if they’re going to make the Burnley one. We’ll see on Monday.”
Victory at Turf Moor will see United go three factors clear on the prime forward of the journey to Liverpool. They haven’t been concerned within the title race this deep into the season since Sir Alex Ferguson retired in 2013 however Solskjaer is refusing to get carried away.
“We’re not even midway by means of the season, nobody will bear in mind how the league desk appeared like on Jan. 12, 2021,” stated Solskjaer.
“I feel it is nice that our followers are excited they usually’re proud of the place we’re at and that now we have this little sense of pleasure, however then we’re not even midway by means of [the season].
“For me, all my eyes are on Tuesday after which let’s examine the place we’re at after that one.”