Manchester United issue injury update on Jesse Lingard, Anthony Martial

Manchester United issue injury update on Jesse Lingard, Anthony Martial

What: Manchester United will host Paris Saint-Germain in the first leg of the Round of 16 in the UEFA Champions League.

Arsene Wenger was unimpressed with Manchester United's performance against PSG on Tuesday night.

Lingard pulled up clutching his left hamstring after playing a pass in first half stoppage time and the 26-year-old was immediately substituted with Alexis Sanchez coming on to replace the England ace.

Following the full-time whistle, the Norwegian said it was up to Sanchez himself to figure out how to regain the kind of scintillating form that convinced United to pay him £391,000 a week.

"Manchester United could never win the ball back and when they had the ball they lost it very quickly because PSG dominated the midfield to win the ball back".

Solskjaer was still Cardiff manager when United last won a knockout phase game in the Champions League - against Olympiakos under David Moyes in March 2014.

Only the wildest optimist would suggest that United have a hope of overturning this defeat in three weeks, but there is a bigger picture: the manager's position.

There were also a number of flashpoints involving the returning Angel Di Maria and just minutes before the final whistle, Paul Pogba was sent off. This considered, United's frustration that the referee then chose to send Paul Pogba off (he'll now miss the return in Paris) for a second bookable offence in the closing stages was obvious.

"They had the momentum after the first goal and controlled the game", said Solskjaer.

"Mountains are there to be climbed aren't they?" "It's not going to be a season-defining one for us".

"We've got Chelsea and Liverpool in the next two games so whoever feels sorry for themselves will not play the next game", Solskjaer said.

"Don't be sorry, [it is] something we have to learn from", Solskjaer said of the message he will give his players.

It made a bad situation worse for United since he will now miss the second leg due to suspension.

United have already been outclassed at home by one of the best teams in Europe this season when Juventus beat them 1-0 in the group stages.

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