Manchester United skipper Harry Maguire is making good progress in his recovery from an ankle ligament injury and will be given time to be ready for the Europa League final against Villarreal on May 26, manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has said.
England international Maguire, who had been ever-present in United’s defence, starting 34 of the second-placed team’s Premier League games this season, suffered the problem in last Sunday’s 3-1 victory at Aston Villa.
The 28-year-old, who was hurt when Villa’s Anwar El Ghazi landed on his ankle, missed United’s 2-1 defeat by his former club Leicester City and a 4-2 loss to Liverpool, leaving him in doubt for the Europa League showpiece.
“He’s making progress,” Solskjaer told the club’s website. “When I spoke to him this morning, he was quite positive, but naturally, the day after it…