Manchester United star Luke Shaw set for five weeks out with hamstring injury

first_img Comment Solskjaer reacts to Man Utd’s 2-1 defeat to Crystal PalaceTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 7:58FullscreenSolskjaer reacts to Man Utd’s 2-1 defeat to Crystal Palace is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.Anthony Martial also suffered a thigh problem against Palace and United are waiting for the results of scans.However, it’s understood the club are optimistic that Martial’s injury is not as severe as first feared and the forward will likely return to training over the coming days.More: FootballBruno Fernandes responds to Man Utd bust-up rumours with Ole Gunnar SolskjaerNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesSolskjaer will be hoping Martial returns to full fitness ahead of this weekend’s trip to Southampton, where United will be desperate to bounce back from Saturday’s defeat.Eric Bailly and Timothy Fosu-Mensah remain on the sidelines with knee injuries.MORE: Aaron Wan-Bissaka reveals how Paul Pogba has helped him settle at Manchester United Advertisement Metro Sport ReporterMonday 26 Aug 2019 4:55 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link791Shares Luke Shaw was forced off in the first half of Manchester United’s defeat to Crystal Palace (Picture: Getty)Manchester United star Luke Shaw is expected to be out for up to five weeks after sustaining a hamstring injury against Crystal Palace.Shaw pulled up shortly after Jordan Ayew’s opening goal and had to be replaced by Ashley Young as Patrick van Aanholt went on to secure a 2-1 win for Palace with a late strike at Old Trafford.The Red Devils will have been sweating over the injury considering Diogo Dalot – one of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s few options at left-back – is also currently sidelined.According to The Daily Mail, scans have shown that Shaw will be out for around five weeks. This would rule defender out of United’s upcoming clashes with Southampton, Leicester, West Ham and Arsenal.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTMore: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man CityAsked about Shaw’s injury after the final whistle, Solskjaer replied: ‘We will do the scans tomorrow but he felt something in his hamstring.‘Hopefully he won’t be too bad and will be back for Southampton.’ Manchester United star Luke Shaw set for five weeks out with hamstring injury Advertisementlast_img

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