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Solskjaer gives update on Marcus Rashford injury scare after victory over AC Milan

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Manchester United boss, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer explained that Marcus Rashford had a “little twinge” in the Red Devils 1-0 win over AC Milan on Thursday night, but he hopes it’s nothing serious.

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The English international was substituted by Solskjaer at half-time, and Paul Pogba came in for him.

 Pogba scored just minutes after coming on  from the bench as United advanced to the Europa League quarter-finals.

But while it was a great night for Pogba and the club, Solskjaer will now face a nervous wait as to whether Rashford is fit for Sunday’s FA Cup quarter-finals against Leicester.

“He had a little twinge,’ Solskjaer said in his post-match press conference.

“We couldn’t take the risk with him. Hopefully he won’t be too bad.”

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Marcus Rashford

Marcus Rashford was replaced by Paul Pogba. Photo by Getty Images)

His replacement, Pogba, who was returning from injury, put up a match-winning performance and scored the only goal of the match.

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“He couldn’t play more than 45 [minutes]. He’ll get better and better.That’s a big, big boost for us for the rest of the season.

“The boys have done fantastic without him but we know Paul’s qualities.”

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