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Reds boss will wait on striker assessment

15th March 2019, 11:45 by Simon Barlow

Romelu Lukaku has a sore foot and faces a late fitness test ahead of Manchester United's FA Cup quarter-final clash against Wolves.

The Belgian will be assessed ahead of the trip to Molineux, with Reds boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer also confirming Mason Greenwood is a doubt because of illness.

The Norwegian could welcome Phil Jones and Anthony Martial back into his line-up after injury, with the Frenchman restricted to a short run-out off the bench against Arsenal last Sunday.

Jones has not played since the 3-0 Premier League win over Fulham at Craven Cottage in February. Ander Herrera and Jesse Lingard have returned to training although their status is not as clear.

"We've got a decision to make tomorrow about who is match fit," said United's interim manager.

Ashley Young is suspended, having picked up his second yellow card in the FA Cup in United's 2-0 win at Chelsea in the last round, while Sergio Romero has played in all three of the Red Devils' matches in the competition so far and looks set to retain his place in goal.

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Simon Barlow has a wealth of journalism experience and in-depth knowledge in a number of sports. As well as his extensive football knowledge, Simon is also well versed on cricket, tennis, American Football and cycling amongst others.

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