Jose Mourinho has showed that Romelu Lukaku will probably be “out for some time” after struggling an unpleasant concussion right through Manchester United’s Zero-Zero draw with Southampton.
The Belgian, having fired a header over the bar mins previous, competed for a header with Wesley Hoedt, who smashed into the again of his head and left him at the ground.
Lukaku lay there for a while, his eyes obviously specializing in not anything particularly, earlier than in the end being stretchered off for Marcus Rashford.
And Mourinho, talking after the sport, famous that additional exams would ascertain the precise nature of his harm however claimed he can be out for conferences with Everton and Derby County a minimum of.
Mou on Lukaku: “I have no idea, I simply know that unhealthy, unhealthy information generally arrives right away and in this instance unhealthy information did not arrive. However clearly it was once an issue. We misplaced him for these days and I might say for no less than two extra video games.” #MUFC
— Kris Voakes (@krisvoakes) December 30, 2017
Romelu Lukaku is ‘out of soccer for some time’ consistent with Jose Mourinho. #mufc [bbc]
— United Xtra (@utdxtra) December 30, 2017
3 attracts in a row, set to be 18 issues off Manchester Town, at the back of Chelsea within the desk, and now with out Lukaku and Zlatan Ibrahimovic for a while. That win on the Emirates looks like some time in the past now.
Soccer is a superb recreation for its capability to boost folks and groups to unattainable ranges of luck within the blink of an eye fixed however, as Mourinho is now finding, it will possibly have the opposite impact.
Out of nowhere, United are staring down the barrel. One thing wishes to modify – and rapid.