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Injuries and suspensions update ahead of Dream Team Game Week 32

Dream Team brings you all the latest injury news and suspension updates from the Premier League to help managers navigate their way through Game Week 32.

Manchester United face a near-impossible task of playing three fixtures in five days after their Premier League encounter with Liverpool was rearranged for Thursday.

The Red Devils clash with Aston Villa this weekend before hosting Leicester on Tuesday and Liverpool on Thursday.

Manchester United will play three times in five days

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Manchester United will play three times in five days

With the club needing just four points to qualify for the Champions League next season AND the Europa League final on the horizon – manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has vowed to rotate his players.

He told reporters: “Someone might not be happy with my team selection for one or two games because it might affect whoever gets into the Champions League.

“That’s not my problem. That’s everyone else’s problem. We’ve been dealt a very bad hand. It’s too much of an injury risk, so it will be rotation – and a lot of rotation.”

That could see highly-owned Dream Team assets like Bruno Fernandes, Harry Maguire and Luke Shaw all given rests at some stage.

Their opponents on Sunday, Aston Villa, will again be without Jack Grealish, while Morgan Sanson is a doubt and Trezeguet is definitely out.

Manchester City are injury free for their showdown with Chelsea on Saturday. Victory will secure the Citizens their FIFTH English title in a decade and John Stones could make the starting XI having served his suspension.


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Chelsea have Antonio Rudiger back after the centre-back played against Real Madrid wearing a protective mask. Only midfielder Mateo Kovacic is absent because of a hamstring problem.

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says the club have no fresh injury concerns for their clash with Southampton and declared Nat Phillips fit and available for selection.

Southampton, meanwhile, have Jannik Vestergaard back after his red card against Leicester was rescinded. Takumi Minamino is ineligible to face his parent club, while Ryan Bertrand and Danny Ings are both sidelined.

Leeds pair Kalvin Phillips and Raphinha are rated at 50/50 for their visit of Tottenham, who themselves have only Ben Davies missing.

Everton welcome back midfield enforcer Abdoulaye Doucoure but James Rodriguez is still absent having sustained a calf injury in the warm-up of the Aston Villa match. Their opponents, West Ham, should have striker Michail Antonio available.

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta says he’ll assess his squad after Thursday’s Europa League disappointment. David Luiz and Granit Xhaka are his only confirmed absentees for the match against West Brom.


James Rodriguez will not feature for Everton against West Ham

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James Rodriguez will not feature for Everton against West Ham

Arsenal

Injured: David Luiz, Granit Xhaka

Suspended: None

Aston Villa

Injured: Jack Grealish, Morgan Sanson, Trezeguet

Suspended: None

Brighton

Injured: Adam Lallana, Florin Andone, Solly March, Tariq Lamptey

Suspended: None

Burnley

Injured: Kevin Long, Robbie Brady, Dale Stephens

Suspended: None

Chelsea

Injured: Mateo Kovacic

Suspended: None

Crystal Palace

Injured: James McArthur, Connor Wickham, Nathan Ferguson, Mamadou Sakho, James Tomkins

Suspended: None

Everton

Injured: Jean-Philippe Gbamin, James Rodriguez

Suspended: None

Fulham

Injured: Harrison Reed, Terence Kongolo, Tom Cairney

Suspended: None

Leeds

Injured: Adam Forshaw, Raphinha, Helder Costa, Kalvin Phillips

Suspended: None

Leicester

Injured: Harvey Barnes, James Justin, Wes Morgan

Suspended: None

Liverpool

Injured: Jordan Henderson, Joel Matip, Joe Gomez, Caoimhin Kelleher, Virgil van Dijk, Divock Origi

Suspended: None

Man City

Injured: None

Suspended: None

Man United

Injured: Phil Jones, Anthony Martial, Daniel James

Suspended: None

Newcastle

Injured: Jamaal Lascelles, Ryan Fraser, Karl Darlow, Elliott Anderson, Isaac Hayden

Suspended: Fabian Schar

Sheffield United

Injured: Ethan Ampadu, Oliver McBurnie, Jack O’Connell, Billy Sharp

Suspended: None

Southampton

Injured: Oriol Romeu, Danny Ings, Takumi Minamino (Unable to face parent club), Michael Obafemi, Ryan Bertrand, William Smallbone

Suspended: None

Tottenham

Injured: Ben Davies

Suspended: None

West Brom

Injured: Ainsley Maitland-Niles (Unable to face parent club), Robert Snodgrass, Branislav Ivanovic

Suspended: None

West Ham

Injured: Angelo Ogbonna, Arthur Masuaku, Declan Rice, Mark Noble

Suspended: None

Wolves

Injured: Willy Boly, Rayan Ait Nouri, Jonny, Pedro Neto, Fernando Marcal, Raul Jimenez

Suspended: None


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