Erik ten Hag admits Marcus Rashford injury doubt ahead of Carabao Cup final against Newcastle after Manchester United star’s Instagram post
Manchester United star Marcus Rashford is a doubt for the Carabao Cup final against Newcastle, supervisor Erik ten Hag admits.
The Pink Devils ahead was substituted within the 88th minute of the 2-1 (4-3 agg) victory over Barcelona within the Europa League on Thursday night time.
Rashford appeared to undergo an issue through the victory over Barca
He was changed by midfielder Scott McTominay in what gave the impression to be a tactical change, however now Rashford has hinted at a knock.
Footage confirmed the 25-year-old limping at Outdated Trafford and he posted a picture on Instagram with the bandaged head emoji.
United face a fast turnaround earlier than Sunday’s Wembley showdown with Newcastle and Ten Hag was unable to provide a constructive replace on Rashford.
Talking on Friday, the Dutchman mentioned: “I don’t know [if he will be fit for the final].
“The gamers now are coming in, we’ve to do investigations, medical of course, we did straight after the sport, however most of the time it’s a must to watch for a 100 per cent analysis.
“So let’s do the medical, the work, we’ve to attend.”
@marcusrashford on Instagram
The winger posted this on social media after the sport
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The England star has been in sensational form this season, with 23 goals in all competitions.
Newcastle defender Kieran Trippier believes his Three Lions teammate is the world’s most in-form player.
When that claim was put to Trippier, he told talkSPORT: “I agree, I have always said Marcus is an unbelievable player.
“I play with him for my country, and know what he is all about.
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“He’s definitely hitting type now, however, you realize we will’t simply concentrate on Marcus, they produce other unbelievable gamers.
“It’s a staff sport, however Marcus has hit type, let’s put it that means.”
talkSPORT has dwell commentary of the Carabao Cup final between Man United and Newcastle at 4.30pm on Sunday