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Alex Telles has handed Manchester United an untimely injury blow, with the Brazilian left-back picking up an ankle problem.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has confirmed that the 28-year-old defender will be "out for a few weeks" after suffering a knock in training.
That setback has prevented Telles from figuring in a pre-season friendly clash with QPR on Saturday, while he also faces a race against time to make the start of the 2021-22 campaign.
What has been said?
United boss Solskjaer has told: "Unfortunately, Alex slipped and he twisted his ankle so he’ll be out for a few weeks.
"We hope it’s not too bad."
Man Utd's upcoming fixtures
The Red Devils have three more friendlies to come after facing QPR.
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Those outings will see them take on Brentford, Preston and Everton.
A Premier League season opener on August 14 will see Solskjaer's men play host to old adversaries Leeds, with Telles now a serious doubt for that fixture.
Who could step in?
, with the England international currently taking in a well-earned break after starring for his country at Euro 2020.
A back-up option will be required, though, with
As he heads for the treatment room, Brandon Williams may see transfer plans tweaked.
The 20-year-old has seen a loan move mooted, but his services could be required at Old Trafford.
Man Utd 2021-22 kit: New home and away jersey styles & release dates
The Red Devils will look a little different next season when they take to the pitch in fresh adidas gearRecent editions made by the German sportswear manufacturer have been very similar, with the 2018-19 and 2019-20 home kits being notable exceptions, while the away kits have seen some more variation, with silver, pink, blue and gold designs.
, is another versatile option that could fill in on the left of a back four if required.
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