Manchester United have been handed an injury boost with Aljandro Garnacho nearing his return to the squad, MySportDab reports.
Garnacho picked up an ankle issue in Manchester United’s stalemate draw against Southampton in the Premier League.
After coming on in the 73rd minute, the Argentina international who was ready to make his debut for Argentina national team in the international break, was forced off the pitch.
A fair but firm tackle by Kyle Walker-Peters saw the Manchester United youngster sprawl to the ground in agony and had to be subbed off in the game.
Garnacho was spotted in crutches after the game and was ruled out of his slated debut with Argentina national team.
Erik Ten Hag downplayed Garnacho’s ankle injury after the game but medical examination revealed he will be sidelined for a while and miss some games for the Red Devils.
He was sidelined since March and has been out of action for the Red Devils.
Now, Manchester United have received a major injury boost with Garnacho nearing his return to the squad.
The fast-rising Argentina youngster took to his Instagram stories to share images of him down with the crutches and back with football boots to indicate his imminent return to the squad.
Alejandro Garnacho’s return will be a major boost to Manchester United squad who has been struggling with a piling injury list.
The club’s talismani striker Marcus Rashford is on the sidelines after picking up a knee issue.
United’s first choice defensive duo Raphael Varane and Lisandro Martinez are also sidelined wth Lisandro Martinez set to miss the rest of the season.
Marcel Sabitzer is United’s latest injury blow after he picked up an injury in warmup before Manchester United Premier League game against Nottingham Forest.