In the warm-up match between Côte d’Ivoire against Belgium, Manchester United defender Bailey injured and left the field. The situation is worrying.
In the 70th minute of the game, Bailey had to leave the field due to injury, and there seemed to be a problem with his ligament. The severity of the injury is not yet known, but past conditions show that Bailey's body is not reassuring.
Solskjaer recently activated the combination of Maguire and Bailey. If Bailey falls, Manchester United will face the trouble of the central defender position. Smalling has gone to Rome, Jones and Rojo did not enter the Champions League list, showing their status, So Shuai may again arrange Lindelof and Maguire partner. Other options include trying Tuan Zebe, who has returned from injury, or letting McTominay play as a central defender.
Since joining Manchester United from Villarreal in 2016, Bailey has only played 56 league games in four years. Knee and ankle injuries are major problems that bother him.