Man United vs AC Milan
The Europa League returns to our screens later this week.
The Round of 16 is generally when we finally start to see some interesting ties in the competition.
And one of the more high-profile clashes of the round will pit England and Italy’s 2nd best sides against each other as Manchester United take on AC Milan.
As well as seeing two tops sides battle it out, Thursday’s match was also expected to see Zlatan Ibrahimovic make a return to Old Trafford.
However, the Swede recently suffered an injury, and though AC Milan’s manager is hopeful of a return, the centre-forward being fit by Thursday is not yet confirmed:
“He is better. Tomorrow he will have another examination to see how his recovery is going, we hope he can recover by Thursday.
Latest Man United team news ahead of AC Milan
Milan are not the only side who could be without a key player or two on Thursday though.
Manchester United would provide an early team news update via their website on Tuesday afternoon.
And in the update, it was confirmed that the Red Devils have several doubts for their next clash.
Man United would confirm that Rashford has picked up an ankle issue, with a more in-depth update set to be provided by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer on Wednesday:
Marcus Rashford suffered an ankle injury during the Manchester derby and we await an update from the manager on the extent of the England international’s problem
Elsewhere, all of Paul Pogba, Donny van de Beek, Edison Cavani, Juan Mata and Phil Jones were named as potential concerns in the piece:
— Manchester United (@ManUtd) March 9, 2021
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