MU was disappointed when Southampton held a 0-0 draw at home in round 27 of the English Premier League 2022/23. Not only got 1 point, MU also lost midfielder Casemiro because of suspension. The Brazilian star received a red card and will be absent for the next 4 matches in the domestic league.
Not only that, MU also lost young star Alejandro Garnacho to injury. In the match against Southampton, Garnacho was brought on by coach Erik ten hag in the second half, replaced Jadon Sancho in the 73rd minute and was injured a few minutes later by a rough tackle from Kyle Walker-Peters.
Although he tried to continue playing, Ten Hag ended up having to let Fred take his place. After the match, Garnacho was seen leaving the field on crutches. When asked about Garnacho’s condition, coach Erik ten Hag said: “He limped after a bad challenge from the opponent. In the end, I don’t want to take the risk. I think Garnacho’s condition is not too bad. bad.”
However, Garnacho’s situation was worse than expected. According to The Peoples Person, the young Argentinian could be absent for up to six weeks. On the homepage, MU confirmed that Garnacho will definitely miss the upcoming matches against Real Betis in the second leg of the 1/8 round of the Europa League and Fulham in the quarterfinals of the FA Cup.
Not stopping here, Garnacho confirmed that he would leave the Argentina team at the gathering this March. This season, the 18-year-old player stands out in the MU shirt. He was used 28 times by coach Erik ten Hag, scoring 4 goals and providing 4 assists.