Manchester United Defenders Chris Smalling and Phil Jones sustained “long-term injuries” while on duty with England. Jose Mourinho. sad that Jones, 25, injured a toe in an innocuous training-ground tackle, with reports claiming it involved Smalling.
Manchester captain Wayne Rooney returns for Saturday’s game against West Brom after recovering from a knee injury.
United will be without striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic and midfielder Ander Herrera, who are both suspended, and midfielder Paul Pogba, who has a hamstring problem.
Asked how long he expects to be without Jones and Smalling, the United boss said: “I don’t know. I think clearly they are long-term injuries and Pogba I have no idea.
“I know that Zlatan and Herrera have the last match ban, so it’s easy to say they will be available after the match.”
Source:BBC sport news