Manchester United might be with out forwards Edinson Cavani and Anthony Martial for his or her crunch Champions League conflict at RB Leipzig on Tuesday. After shedding 3-1 at residence to Paris Saint-Germain final week, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s facet head into their last Group H recreation stage on 9 factors with the French champions and their German opponents. United will qualify in the event that they keep away from defeat to Leipzig, the place the Red Devils might be with out attackers Cavani and Martial after they sustained knocks in Saturday’s 3-1 comeback win at West Ham.
“David (De Gea) is back in travelling, Luke (Shaw) is travelling,” stated Solskjaer, who’s with out Fred via suspension.
“Edinson and Anthony they’ve only minor niggles but they won’t be making the trip.”
United group regarded sure to ease out of the group part after a powerful win at Paris Saint-Germain adopted by a 5-Zero hammering of RB Leipzig at residence.
But a shock defeat away to Istanbul Basaksehir threw the group broad open.
There is a large strain on United heading into Tuesday’s match however Solskjaer is assured the gamers will rise to the event.
“Knockout games or games like this that mean you can go through or not are big,” he stated.
“The players are here, they are Man United players, because they have qualities that we’ve looked for and I’m sure that tomorrow night will prove that’s the reason why they’re here, they will show it.
“I feel the character of the group is getting higher and higher and we’re wanting ahead to the sport.”
United, who last won the Champions League in 2008, can take heart from their striking away form this season, with the exception of their ill-fated trip to Turkey.
The three-time European champions have won all five of their Premier League away games, taking their total of consecutive league wins on the road to a club-record nine.
“It’s one thing that we wish, video games like this,” said Solskjaer. “It’s a convention for Man United — we by no means make it simple for ourselves.
“Of course we look at the games, especially the away game against Istanbul (Basaksehir) that we could have got three points, but that’s just the way we do things.
“We do make it exhausting for ourselves. That’s been ever since I performed and that is a protracted, very long time in the past.”
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