christian ericsson will “definitely” play for Manchester United Again this season, manager Erik ten Haag has said.
The midfielder hasn’t featured since January ankle ligament injury 3–1 win over Reading.
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He was initially ruled out by the club until “late April or early May”, raising the possibility that he may have to wait until next season to return.
But Ten Haag is confident Eriksson will be able to play his part this season, although there is no time frame for any potential return.
“I think he’ll play [this season]Yes, definitely,” Ten Haag said.
“But I can no longer tell a hope [of when], I think his progress in rehab is going well, going according to plan, so we will definitely see him but not before the international break.”
Ten Haag also hopes that Anthony MarshallHis injury problems will soon be over, but the Dutchman said the medical staff will remain “vigilant” as the striker has already suffered a series of concussions.
Marshall has returned to training with the group and could return before the international break.
Ten Haag said, “I think at all times we had a good plan and so far it hasn’t always been good.” “He is on his way back, he is back in training but we will be cautious.”
United return them lost 7-0 To liverpool with 4-1 win Above real betis on Thursday.
Ten Haag’s team would like to consolidate their place in the top four southampton visit Old Trafford on Sunday but he has warned his players every team has Premier League Tables are capable of shaking.
“We saw them beat Southampton two weeks ago Chelsea away, so we have to put in an outstanding performance on Sunday to beat Southampton,” Ten Haag said.
“Down here it’s very close, so they will be on the front foot, they will be aggressive, they will do everything they can to collect points here.
“So, we have to be 100% and give our best to beat them.”