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Solskjaer explains Martial absence in starting lineup

Ole-Gunnar Solskjaer has explained Anthony Martial absence in starting lineup against Burnley.

Manchester United is facing rivals at Old Trafford after 8 straight wins under Solskjaer.

Martial has been a player of starting lineup in almost all matches alongside with Marcus Rashford, Paul Pogba and Jesse Lingard in attack. However, Juan Mata will replace France international in the upcoming match.

Solskjaer told club’s official websiteHe (Martial) got a slight injury in training but hopefully he’ll be back for next weekend,” said Solskjaer on MUTV. “But there was no chance he could play today so it was easy enough to put Romelu [Lukaku] on the pitch.

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