Harry Maguire admits he has still not returned to training with Manchester United as defender continues recovery from a calf injury suffered against Aston Villa last month… but declares he will be ‘back on the pitch soon’
- Harry Maguire has missed Manchester United’s last two games in all comps
- But despite resuming light training he is still not back with team-mates
- News means United will highly likely be without either first choice defenders
- Raphael Varane is also out ahead of clash against Leicester City on Saturday
Manchester United’s defensive crisis shows little sign of easing after captain Harry Maguire admitted he has still not returned to training following a calf injury.
The centre-back picked up the problem in the 1-0 defeat by Aston Villa last month, leading to him not being selected in the England squad having also been forced to miss United’s games against Everton and Villarreal in the Premier League and Champions League respectively.
Since then the 28-year-old has been under rehabilitation at United’s training ground in Carrington.
Harry Maguire admits he has still yet to return to full training with Manchester United
Maguire is still recovering from an ankle injury picked up in the defeat by Aston Villa last month
It’s understood that Maguire did some light training at Carrington on Monday after missing the last two games, but did not take part in the main session.
Reflecting on his injury, Maguire revealed that while he was in the recovery phase, he was still not back training with team-mates.
‘Yeah it’s getting there,’ Maguire told Manchester United’s website.
‘I still haven’t trained yet with the squad, but I am getting better, I am progressing as…
Source : dailymail