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Depleted Man Utd face Leicester test


Red Devils potentially missing 7 players ahead of PL return Paul Pogba heads a lengthy Manchester United injury list for the visit of in-form Leicester City to Old Trafford on Saturday with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer potentially missing seven first-team players.


Luke Shaw, Anthony Martial, Diogo Dalot and Eric Bailly will also definitely miss the clash with the Foxes, while Jesse Lingard and Aaron Wan-Bissaka are both doubtful after withdrawing from England’s Euro 2020 qualifiers against Bulgaria and Kosovo.


The draws at Wolves and Southampton either side of the Palace defeat leaving them down in eighth, three points adrift of Leicester in third.


Leicester's visit will mean an early reunion with his old club for Harry Maguire, who swapped the Foxes for Old Trafford this summer in an ?80 million transfer that made him the world's most expensive defender


Laporte damaged cartilage and the lateral meniscus in his right knee after a clash with Brighton’s Adam Webster in City’s 4-0 win on August 31.


City reported Laporte had undergone successful surgery in Barcelona in the days following his injury, but did not specify how long they expected the Frenchman to be sidelined.






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