Manchester United defender Raphael Varane has been sidelined for “a few weeks” after sustaining a groin injury on international duty with France, the Premier League club said on Tuesday.
Manchester United confirm Raphael Varane will be out for a 'few weeks' with a groin injury. Harry Maguire is still out with a calf injury. Their next six games:— B/R Football (@brfootball) October 12, 2021
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Varane, 28, was substituted in the first half of Sunday’s Nations League final against Spain, which world champions France won 2-1.
Varane’s central defensive partner Harry Maguire is recovering from a calf injury that kept him out of the club’s last two games before the international break as well as England’s World Cup qualifiers this month.
United begin a busy period with an away game at Leicester City on Saturday following the home Champions League tie with Atalanta, league fixtures against Liverpool and Tottenham complete a tough month.