Erik ten Hag calls four Man Utd youngsters into training with senior quartet missing

October 6, 2022

Manchester United are out to bounce back from their embarrassing defeat by Manchester City when they face Omonia in the Europa League, but they will be without four players

Erik ten Hag has been forced to call up several youngsters to first-team training after an injury crisis hit his Manchester United squad.

The Red Devils held an open training session on Wednesday morning ahead of a trip to Omonia Nicosia in the Europa League on Thursday. United are looking to bounce back from their embarrassing 6-3 defeat by Manchester City in their last Premier League outing.

But they will have to do that without four members of Ten Hag’s first-team squad, as the Dutchman confirmed that Raphael Varane, Harry Maguire, Donny van de Beek and Aaron Wan-Bissaka were not fit enough to fly to Cyprus With that quartet on the sidelines, Ten Hag has opted to give some of the club’s youngsters a chance to impress. Attacker Isak Hansen-Aaroen, as well as midfielders Toby Collyer, Omari Forson and Maxi Oyedele were called up by the United boss.