Manchester United suffer defensive injury crisis: Lisandro Martinez and Victor Lindelof out

Manchester United are facing long-term injuries to defenders Lisandro Martinez and Victor Lindelof, who sustained muscle injuries in a recent match against Brentford. The setbacks have left fans concerned about the team's future, with both defenders sidelined for upcoming fixtures against Chelsea, Liverpool, Bournemouth, Sheffield United, Burnley, and the FA Cup semi-final against Coventry City.

Manchester United Suffer Defensive Injury Crisis: Lisandro Martinez And Victor Lindelof Out

Manchester United has been dealt a significant blow with the news of Lisandro Martinez and Victor Lindelof both facing extended spells on the sidelines due to injuries. Both defenders sustained muscle injuries following the recent 1-1 draw against Brentford, leaving manager Erik ten Hag with a defensive headache.

Lindelof was forced off during the match due to a hamstring injury, while Martinez, making his first appearance for the Red Devils since early February, suffered a calf strain in training. These setbacks have left fans concerned about the team’s prospects for the remainder of the season. On social media, United supporters expressed their disappointment and well wishes for the injured players.

Some fans lamented the timing of the injuries, which will see both defenders sidelined for crucial upcoming fixtures against Chelsea, Liverpool, Bournemouth, Sheffield United, Burnley, and the FA Cup semi-final against Coventry City.The absence of Martinez and Lindelof will undoubtedly pose a challenge for Manchester United as they navigate through a crucial phase of the season.

Lisandro Martínez

Lisandro Martínez

Defender, Midfielder

ArgentinaArgentina

Age: 26

175 cm

77 kg

Season 2023/2024
Played 9 23 Missed
Minutes 583 64.8 Avg
Goals 0 0.0 Avg
Assist 1 0.1 Avg
Attempt 3 0.3 Avg
Passes 385 42.892.2% AvgSucc
Yellow 3 0.3 Avg
Red 0 0.0 Avg

This season he played in total 9 times for 583 minutes for Premier League.

Lisandro Martínez  didn’t score any goal for Manchester United. He procured one assist. He received 3 yellow cards and no red cards.

His team is currently 6th in Premier League. In the last match Manchester United drew 1-1 against Brentford. The next match in Premier League will be against Chelsea.

Manchester United performance and stats

Manchester United

Manager: Erik ten Hag
Rank 7th
Win 15
Draw 5
Loss 12
Goals 47-48
Diff -1
Rank 4th
Win 1
Draw 1
Loss 4
Goals 12-15
Diff -3

Manchester United is currently 6th in the Premier League with 48 points.

In the last 29 games, it has won 15 times, drawn 3 times, and lost 11 times. In its last match, Manchester United drawn 1-1 against Brentford.​​

It has a even goal difference after scoring 40 goals and conceding 40.​

Manchester United will play the next match in Premier League against Chelsea on Thursday 4th of April in London. The prediction is Chelsea winning the match.​

Victor Lindelöf

Victor Nilsson Lindelöf

Defender

SwedenSweden

Age: 30

187 cm

80 kg

Season 2023/2024
Played 19 13 Missed
Minutes 1330 70.0 Avg
Goals 1 0.1 Avg
Assist 1 0.1 Avg
Attempt 1 0.1 Avg
Passes 850 44.786.7% AvgSucc
Yellow 2 0.1 Avg
Red 0 0.0 Avg

This season he played in total 19 times for 1330 minutes for Premier League.

Victor Lindelöf  scored 1 goal for Manchester United. He procured one assist. He received 2 yellow cards and no red cards.

His team is currently 6th in Premier League. In the last match Manchester United drew 1-1 against Brentford. The next match in Premier League will be against Chelsea.

Manchester United performance and stats

Manchester United

Manager: Erik ten Hag
Rank 7th
Win 15
Draw 5
Loss 12
Goals 47-48
Diff -1
Rank 4th
Win 1
Draw 1
Loss 4
Goals 12-15
Diff -3

Manchester United is currently 6th in the Premier League with 48 points.

In the last 29 games, it has won 15 times, drawn 3 times, and lost 11 times. In its last match, Manchester United drawn 1-1 against Brentford.​​

It has a even goal difference after scoring 40 goals and conceding 40.​

Manchester United will play the next match in Premier League against Chelsea on Thursday 4th of April in London. The prediction is Chelsea winning the match.​

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