Manchester: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, manager of Manchester United, confirmed that Mason Greenwood was not fit, and that this was the reason for the forward who did not participate in the Premier League match against Newcastle.
Anthony Martial is missing in United’s game due to the suspension of his red card in the 6-1 defeat against Tottenham before the international break.
As a result, many expected to see Greenwood in action, but he was excluded from the Premier League result due to his fitness.
‘Mason was not fit to play, so we had to leave him out. We hope he recovers quickly, “Goal.com quoted Solskjaer as saying.
In the match against Newcastle, United were able to secure a 4-1 victory.
For United, Harry Maguire, Bruno Fernandes, Aaron Wan-Bissaka and Marcus Rashford scored the goals. For Newcastle, Luke Shaw scored just one goal.
As a result of this victory, United moved to 14th place in the Premier League position with 6 points from four games.
The team tackles Paris Saint-Germain in a Champions League match on Tuesday 20 October.
After this match, the team will return to the Premier League with a match on October 24 against Chelsea.