Alex Telles and Fred shall be lacking from the Manchester United squad heading to Burnley tonight after each examined optimistic for Covid-19.
Supervisor Ralf Rangnick defined on the pre-match press convention that the pair had picked up the virus in the course of the latest worldwide break.
‘Alex Telles already missed the cup recreation as a result of he examined COVID optimistic final week and, sadly, the identical factor occurred right this moment with Fred,’ Rangnick stated.
‘That’s why he shall be lacking from tomorrow’s recreation and probably even the sport in opposition to Southampton.’
The membership confirmed on its official web site and on Twitter that the pair could be unavailable.
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There was higher information about Raphael Varane and Bruno Fernandes, although, who each picked up knocks in opposition to Middlesbrough in Friday’s ill-fated FA Cup tie.
The boss said that each have skilled and can be found tonight.
He additionally confirmed that each Edinson Cavani and Jesse Lingard shall be within the squad after having had break day for private causes.
There may be nonetheless no replace as to the standing of Victor Lindelof, who missed Friday’s recreation by means of sickness, and Eric Bailly, who returned from the Africa Cup of Nations with an ankle drawback. Mason Greenwood continues to be suspended from soccer exercise.
Burnley may have Josh Brownhill again after suspension however Matej Vydra and dominated out and Charlie Taylor, and Ashley Barnes are thought-about uncertain.
Johann Berg Gudmundsson can be lacking after having an appendectomy.