Huge damage replace on Varane and Lindelof after pressured exit throughout 1-1 stalemate vs Brentford


An damage replace for Manchester United defensive duo Raphael Varane and Victor Lindelof has been launched.

Vereen and Lindelof began collectively as a centre-back pairing in United's 1-1 draw towards Brentford on the GTech Neighborhood Stadium on Saturday.

The duo carried out comparatively nicely as a unit, stopping Brentford from scoring via Andre Onana's objective within the opening 45 minutes.

Vern was significantly a monster within the air and the way in which he gained his aerial duels and helped neutralize the Bees menace from set items was spectacular.

Nonetheless, the Frenchman needed to be taken off on the break after a collision with Ivan Toney.

There was a second within the recreation when Varane was pressured to make an enormous sort out to stop the Brentford striker from getting his shot off.

It seems that his vital intervention got here at a heavy private value, leaving him with a bodily setback. Harry Maguire got here instead of the World Cup-winning Frenchman.

To make issues worse for United, they nearly misplaced their second central defender within the 67th minute. Lindelof went inside his personal field with out making any contact.

Whereas on the ground, the Swede had strained his hamstring and in ache. It grew to become clear that he couldn’t proceed and he was instantly changed by Lisandro Martínez.

In accordance with Manchester Night Information reporter Steven Ralston, Lindelof was limping as he left Brentford's floor.

Ralston additionally gave an replace on Varane's health. The United quantity 19 advised him his damage was “not too unhealthy.”

Though Warren's information is considerably constructive, concern for Lindelof throughout the fan base will undoubtedly enhance.

This time period, Eric ten Hag struggled with key members of United's backline lacking many video games as a consequence of accidents.

In the mean time, the one absolutely match centre-backs accessible for the Dutchman to pick out are Martínez, Maguire and Willie Kambwala.

Jonny Evans additionally seems to be nonetheless recovering as he was not even on the bench towards Brentford.

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