Erik ten Hag has confirmed that Anthony Martial won’t play in opposition to Brighton in United’s opening Premier League fixture on Sunday.
Talking on the pre-match press convention forward of the sport, the boss defined that he was nonetheless uncertain how lengthy the participant can be absent.
“It’s at all times tough to say, I hope not too lengthy. I believe we could have options to kind it out,” he stated.
The boss was requested whether or not Cristiano Ronaldo was feeling OK after being branded “unacceptable” for leaving the Rayo Vallecano match early final Sunday.
“I believe we’ve stated sufficient on it. I stated it’s not appropriate.
“Now I’ve to level [he points], those that left, they had been many gamers who left however the highlight is on Cristiano, that isn’t proper. So do your analysis and make out (how) many gamers left.
“You point out it [to them all], you appropriate them, then transfer on.”
“I’m glad with the entire crew, it’s working good and Cristiano is working good.
“I’m actually completely satisfied he’s right here. We’ve got a prime striker.”
When requested if Ronaldo would begin the sport on Sundaty, Ten Hag stated:
“I believe we could have options to kind it out.”
The supervisor was additionally requested whether or not he had information on reported prime switch goal, Frenkie de Jong.
“We would like Frenkie? I don’t know,” he stated, laughing.
“It’s about the appropriate gamers however I can’t discuss gamers underneath contract at one other membership. When there may be information you’ll know.”
When requested whether or not he felt he had ample full-back choices, the boss stated:
“It’s all open and now we have to cowl many, many video games. We’d like high quality gamers to cowl all the video games. No one can play all the video games.”
This may very well be taken to imply that United can be pursuing a proper again addition to the squad, on condition that Aaron Wan-Bissaka has hardly figured in any of the supervisor’s pre-season preparations.
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