Text  Larger | Smaller | Default

NewsNow

Arnautovic to return for Man Utd test


Filed: Friday, 28th September 2018
By: Staff Writer


Manuel Pellegrini has confirmed that Marko Arnautovic is in line to make his return to the starting XI having missed the goalless draw with Chelsea last weekend.

The Austrian was ruled out of the derby draw with Chelsea having pulled up the weekend before during the 3-1 win at Everton.

However Pellegrini revealed that he expects Arnautovic to return to the fold for tomorrow's test against an under-performing Manchester side.

Embed from Getty Images


"Marko worked on Wednesday," he told the assembled media at Friday lunchtime's pre-match press conference. "He worked with the squad, so I think he is 100 per cent fit for tomorrow."

Pellegrini also revealed that Wednesday night's debut hero Grady Diangana, who scored a brace against Macclesfield in West Ham's 8-0 win, is also in line to be included in the 18-man match day squad.

"I don't think Grady's age is a problem," he added. "Players must take their chances. I try to analyse the performances, so I will see if he will be included tomorrow."





Related News

   arrow   In brief - Thursday's news round-up [13th Jun 2019]
   arrow   Hammer named in FIFA TotW [12th Jun 2019]
   arrow   In brief - Wednesday's news round-up [12th Jun 2019]
   arrow   In brief - Tuesday's news round-up [11th Jun 2019]
   arrow   In brief - Wednesday's news round-up [5th Jun 2019]
   arrow   Milan consider Arnautovic bid [4th Jun 2019]
   arrow   KUMB Awards XXII: polls now open [22nd May 2019]
   arrow   In brief - Wednesday's news round-up [22nd May 2019]
   arrow   Rice was my HotY, says veteran defender [21st May 2019]
   arrow   In brief - Tuesday's news round-up [21st May 2019]



Your Comments


Please note that this section is for comments relating to the above news item only. Any off-topic or abusive posts will be removed. Posts including either links and/or foul language are automatically filtered and will not be published. To engage in further discussion on any of our news stories, visit the KUMB Forums.

Not a member of the KUMB Forums? You may register for free membership here.

comments powered by Disqus
 
News Image




On This Day ...

One Year Ago
Pellegrini looking to youth
Manuel Pellegrini has revealed that he is hoping to bring more players thro...more
Three Years Ago
West Ham linked with Euro 16 star
West Ham are being linked with a move for Romania's Euro 16 star Gabriel Torje....more
Five Years Ago
Cheikhou Kouyate completes West Ham move
West Ham have completed the 9million signing of Anderlecht defender Cheikhou Kouyate....more