AC Milan are going to be without Zlatan Ibrahimovic for the Europa League round-of-16 clash with Manchester United, sources have actually told ESPN.
The Swedish ahead ended up being replaced midway through Milan’s 2-1 triumph over like Roma on having picked up an abductor muscle injury.
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Sources have told ESPN that Ibrahimovic will be assessed in 10 days’ time in order to determine the period that is full regarding the sidelines and which will be March 11 — the afternoon Milan face United.
It is ambiguous perhaps the match, with United the designated house part, will likely to be staged in England as present European matches involving Premier League edges are played at basic venues as a result of a enforced coronavirus travel ban.
Should the overall game proceed at Old Trafford as prepared, it might have meant Ibrahimovic going back to the arena he invested eighteen months at from 2017-18. During their time at United, he won two trophies that are major the EFL Cup and Europa League.
Ibrahimovic’s absence comes as he is due to host the San that is annual Remo event, which just take places from March 2-6. Their commitments are not due to help keep him from the matches against Udinese (March 3) and Hellas Verona (March 7) as sources told ESPN that Milan had detailed a schedule for him train frequently and stay readily available for matches.
However, This injury shall keep him out of both matches. Milan’s next match after United is a home game to their clash with Napoli on March 14 which is why he might be around.
Milan are four points behind Serie A leaders Inter Milan, having experienced defeats that are back-to-back their make an impression on Roma, with 12 matches staying.(*)