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Fulham without January pair

8th February 2019, 09:43 by James Mason

Deadline-day signings Lazar Markovic and Havard Nordtveit are out of Fulham's home clash with Manchester United on Saturday.

Serbia international Markovic joined the Cottagers on a deal until the end of the season although he will have to wait to make his debut due to a lack of fitness.

Fellow January arrival Nordtveit, who joined on loan from Hoffenheim until the end of the campaign, will also have to wait to make his first appearance for the club after being ruled out of the United clash.

Goalkeeper Marcus Bettinelli and defender Timothy Fosu-Mensah are both unavailable for selection due to injury and suspension respectively.

English centre-back Alfie Mawson is still on the sidelines with a knee problem but forward Andre Schurrle and defender Cyrus Christie have both shaken off injuries and are expected to feature.

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

James Mason grew up in Northumberland so is entrenched in both the football and golf scenes. A low handicap golfer, he also follows Newcastle United and predicts big things under Rafa Benitez.

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