Paul Pogba will not be fit for Manchester United's clash with Liverpool, according to manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
Pogba has missed five of United's last seven games because of a foot problem and, despite a week of warm weather training in Dubai, will not be available to face Jurgen Klopp's side at Old Trafford on Sunday.
Manchester United are hopeful David de Gea's injury is not serious but Liverpool's visit to Old Trafford on Sunday may come too soon for the goalkeeper, sources have told ESPN FC.
De Gea was forced off during Spain's Euro 2020 qualifier with Sweden on Tuesday night because of an abductor problem.
He has been in touch with United goalkeeper coach Richard Hartis and is due back at Carrington on Wednesday for tests.
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Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is sweating on the fitness of defender Luke Shaw ahead of Liverpool's visit to Old Trafford on Sunday, sources have told ESPN FC.
Shaw, 24, has not played since suffering a hamstring injury during the defeat to Crystal Palace in August. Despite returning to training before the international break, he remains a doubt to face Jurgen Klopp's table-toppers.
Inter Milan forward Alexis Sanchez has undergone surgery on his left ankle and sources have told ESPN FC he is expected to miss the remainder of the calendar year.
Initial fears over the injury have been confirmed and sources have told ESPN FC that Sanchez will face a lengthy spell on the sidelines.