PL + Europa + FA Cup ‘all red flags’… Man Utd leaves the main DF duo → Turnhagh sighs
Manchester United is on the verge of missing both the Premier League and the UEFA Europa League due to injury problems.
Manchester United drew 2-2 in the first leg of the 2022/23 season UEFA Europa League quarterfinals against Sevilla held at Old Trafford in Manchester, England on the 14th (Korean time).
Man Utd, who took the lead with Marcel Sabitzer’s multi-goals in the 14th and 21st minutes of the first half, collapsed in the 38th minute of the second half with Tyrell Malacia and Harry Maguire’s own goals in extra time in the second half, and had to be content with a draw.
In addition to the disappointing results, 카지노사이트United faced a bigger problem ahead of the league match and the second leg against Sevilla. It is a series of injuries to the main defenders.
In the 41st minute of the second half, Manchester United’s main defender Lisandro Martinez complained of ankle pain and was substituted. Lisandro, unable to walk properly, was carried off the field on a stretcher. After the match, he walked off the field on crutches.
“I’ve talked to Lisandro and he said he’s fine, but it’s not looking good,” said manager Eric Turnhach.
“Rafael Varando was also injured. Anthony Martial had to replace him in the 60th minute because he had been playing for a long time,” he explained the reason for the replacement, adding that another main center back, Barando, was also injured.
According to manager Tern Haag, United lost two key defenders in this game.
In addition to the two players, there are candidate centerbacks Harry Maguire and Victor Lindelof, but they are considerably inferior to the performance and flair of Baran and Lisandro.
In the end, Man United faced a situation in which they could not appoint three of the main back four, with Baran and Lisandro also leaving in a situation where the main left-back Luke Shaw had also recently left due to an injury.
The injuries of the three players are expected to have a significant impact on Manchester United’s future schedule. Manchester United still have FA Cup semi-final matches against Brighton, including the second leg against Sevilla in the Europa League for the rest of the season.
In the case of the league, it is a situation where 9 more games have to be played. 3rd place Newcastle (56 points), 5th place Tottenham (53 points), 6th place Aston Villa (47 points), and 7th place Brighton (46 points) all aim to advance to the Champions League, so the competition for 4th place is fierce, and Manchester United is also We need to win every match.
With many important cup competitions and league schedules left in the future, much attention is expected to be paid to how coach Turn Hagh and Manchester United will overcome the crisis of the departure of three main defenders.