Manchester United Coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has provided a new Marcus Rashford Injury Update after he was taken off at half-time against AC Milan, MySportDab reports.
Rashford was replaced by Pogba and the Frenchman scored after only three minutes on the pitch to send United to the quarter-finals.
The Pogba substitution was the first time Coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has made a change at half time when the team is lowing since December 29 in the Premier League
Speaking after the match, Solskjaer provided more updates:
Pogba only his return to San Siro for his first game in almost 2 months was not fit enough to start.
“Paul was like a player that has been out for six weeks, yeah clearly!” Solskjaer said joking.
“He’s worked hard but when you have passion to play football, it’s different.
“He was not fit enough to play more than 45 minutes and he’ll get more better. He’s return is a big big boost for the rest of the season.
“The boys have impressed without him but we are all aware of Paul’s qualities.”
Marcus Rashford Injury Update
“Marcus had a problem, we did not want to risk him, hopefully it’s not too bad.”
Manchester United are now favourites to win the Europa League after only their second ever win in history at the San Siro.
Solskjaer was also delighted that Manchester United made it to the quarter-finals.
“Yes of course,” Solskjaer added.
“We’ve gotten past a difficult game against a good club and we’ve improved.
“You have a better chance of winning a match in football when you keep a clean sheet.
“Dean Henderson made some fantastic saves at the end and I’m pleased with the defending.”
MySportDab can confirm that Manchester United will discover their quarter-final opponents today at the draw.
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