Solskjaer provides injury update on Rashford and Bailly

Manchester United's Eric Bailly ruled out of Africa Cup of Nations with knee ligament injury

Manchester United's Eric Bailly ruled out of Africa Cup of Nations with knee ligament injury

Eric Bailly was starting his first Premier League game since 3rd February.

The duo were forced off mid-way through the second half in the Red Devils' clash with Chelsea at Old Trafford on Sunday, with Bailly in particular looking in severe pain after a collision with Mateo Kovacic left him holding his knee.

Manchester United have confirmed the severity of the injury picked up by Eric Bailly during the club's draw with Chelsea.

The Africa Cup of Nations is from 21 June to 19 July in Egypt.

Ivory Coast's Group D features form of Morocco, South Africa, as well as the outsiders Namibia who will have their own derby with South Africa.

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Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer now faces a selection headache ahead of Sunday's trip to Huddersfield.

Solskjaer is due to give an update at the pre-match press conference on Friday with Victor Lindelof and Marcos Rojo the last two centre-backs available if there is no improvement with Smalling and Jones.

Meanwhile, TUKO.co.ke had earlier reported Manchester United fans have thrown their weight behind David de Gea following the error made by the Spanish goalkeeper against Chelsea.

United sit sixth in the Premier League table - three points off Chelsea with a worse goal difference - so they need to win their remaining two games to stand any chance of snatching fourth place.

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