Manchester United have two days to prepare for their return to action, having had a few days off following Saturday’s draw with Chelsea.
United return to Europa League competition on Thursday, when they host FC Sheriff at Old Trafford for the penultimate game of the group stage. Erik ten Hag’s team won comfortably on Matchday 2 in Moldova and can secure their place in the knockout stage with a win.
Cristiano Ronaldo spoke with Ten Hag on Tuesday morning and subsequently returned to first-team training after training alone on Friday and missing the Chelsea trip as punishment for refusing to come on as a substitute against Tottenham that week. last.
In the meantime, we are still awaiting official confirmation on the severity of the injury that Raphael Varane suffered against Chelsea, while the great Michael Carrick has been named Middlesbrough manager.