MX23RW : Tuesday, November 24 10:08:02| >> :60:300:300:

Manchester United team news: Injury, suspension list vs. Istanbul Basaksehir

Sports Mole rounds up Manchester United's injury and suspension news ahead of Tuesday's Champions League clash with Istanbul Basaksehir.

Manchester United will be looking to make it three straight victories in all competitions when they continue their 2020-21 Champions League campaign at home to Istanbul Basaksehir on Tuesday night.

The Red Devils have picked up wins in their last two Premier League matches, beating Everton on November 7 before recording a 1-0 success over West Bromwich Albion on Saturday night.

United are top of their Champions League group with six points but suffered a 2-1 defeat to Basaksehir when the two teams locked horns in Turkey on November 4.

Here, Sports Mole rounds up the English side's injury and suspension news ahead of the clash at Old Trafford.

Phil Jones

Manchester United defender Phil Jones pictured in January 2020© Reuters

Status: Out
Type of injury: Knee
Possible return date: Unknown

Phil Jones has not featured for United since January due to a long-term knee problem, and the Englishman could have played his last game for the club, having been left out of both their Premier League and Europa League squads.

Eric Bailly

Manchester United's Eric Bailly in action with Tottenham Hotspur's Dele Alli in the Premier League on October 4, 2020© Reuters

Status: Minor doubt
Type of injury: Muscle
Possible return date: November 24 (vs. Basaksehir)

Eric Bailly, who has struggled with various injuries throughout his United career, is in the latter stages of his recovery from a muscular injury and could potentially be available for Tuesday's clash.

Jesse Lingard

Jesse Lingard in action for Manchester United on June 27, 2020© Reuters

Status: Minor doubt
Type of injury: Unspecified
Possible return date: November 24 (vs. Basaksehir)

Jesse Lingard, who is yet to make a Premier League or European appearance this season, has not turned out for United since the end of September due to an unspecified issue, but the England international has not yet been officially ruled out of Tuesday's Champions League clash.

Luke Shaw

Manchester United defender Luke Shaw walks off after being subbed in November 2020© Reuters

Status: Out
Type of injury: Hamstring
Possible return date: December 12 (vs. Manchester City)

Luke Shaw remains on the sidelines with the hamstring injury that he picked up against Everton before the international break, and the defender is not expected to return until the middle of December.

Mason Greenwood

Manchester United striker Mason Greenwood pictured in October 2020© Reuters

Status: Minor doubt
Type of injury: Illness
Possible return date: November 24 (vs. Basaksehir)

Mason Greenwood, who has had a stop-start season thus far, was again absent against West Brom due to illness, but the England international could be available for Tuesday's Champions League clash.

Paul Pogba

Manchester United's Paul Pogba in action with Everton's Allan in the Premier League on November 7, 2020© Reuters

Status: Minor doubt
Type of injury: Ankle
Possible return date: November 24 (vs. Basaksehir)

United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer revealed that Paul Pogba was not involved against West Brom on Saturday night due to an ankle injury that the midfielder picked up while representing France on international duty, but the World Cup winner could be available for the clash with Basaksehir.


United have no suspension issues for the Champions League fixture.

Share this article now:
Did you know...?
Manchester United striker Mason Greenwood pictured in October 2020
Read Next:
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: 'I have no doubts about Mason Greenwood'
Latest Sports Video
Sports Mole Logo
Enter your email address to subscribe to Sports Mole's free match previews newsletter! Updates are sent twice a week.

rhs 2.0
Todays Game Header Right
Champions League
Scottish Premiership
League One
League Two
National League
National League North
National League South
Scottish Championship
Scottish League One
Belgian Pro League
Norwegian Eliteserien
NIFL Premiership
Segunda Division
Ligue 2
Eerste Divisie
Copa Libertadores
Copa Sudamericana
Major League Soccer
Copa de la Liga Profesional
AFC Champions League
1Tottenham HotspurSpurs96212191220
4Leicester CityLeicester96031812618
7Aston Villa85031911815
8West Ham UnitedWest Ham94231510514
9Wolverhampton WanderersWolves9423910-114
10Manchester UnitedMan Utd84131314-113
11Crystal Palace94141213-113
13Manchester CityMan City83321011-112
14Leeds UnitedLeeds93241417-311
15Newcastle UnitedNewcastle93241015-511
16Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton92341315-29
19West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom9036618-123
20Sheffield UnitedSheff Utd9018415-111

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!