Manchester United receive huge injury-boost ahead of Newcastle game

Manchester United receive huge injury-boost ahead of Newcastle game

Manchester United receive huge injury-boost ahead of Newcastle game

That list includes Pogba, Marcos Rojo, Marouane Fellaini and Zlatan Ibrahimovic, with all but the latter of that quartet closing in on a return for the Newcastle game.

Manchester United have lost two of their last three Premier League games and are now eight points behind league leaders and neighbors Manchester City.

The French worldwide has been slowly working his way back to full fitness over the past two months but Pogba is now intensifying his work-load and should be in the squad to face Newcastle on November 18.

Even after such impressive performances, the 21-year-old has found it hard to make it to the national team.

Pogba had started the season on an impressive note before he suffered an injury in United's 3-0 UEFA Champions League victory against FC Basel on September 12.

Here, takes a look at three players that could help United challenge City, as well as enhance their chances in the various Cups that United remain involved in - and are realistic in terms of affordability and opportunity to land.

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Bale suffered a calf injury towards the end of that game and missed Wales' final two World Cup qualifiers last month as a result. However, for many in Madrid , those moments have been far too fleeting for the club's record purchase.

Manchester United have been boosted after Paul Pogba reportedly stepped up his bid to return to action by training with the club's reserve team on Wednesday.

Pogba is clearly a massively popular figure in the France set-up, and is already one of the more experienced players in the side despite still being just 24.

But Pogba told MUTV: "I am sure he will come back".

"Anthony is a big, big, big talent. He will improve a lot and you are going to see even more of Anthony, I'm sure". He's a talented player - one of the best players I have ever seen or trained with.

And yet Mourinho insists on starting the young Frenchman on the bench in the Premier League.

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