Man Utd defender Bailly out of AFCON 2019

Bailly- cropped

The 25-year-old who was helped out off the pitch by United's medical staff started his first Premier League game since February.

The Ivory Coast global was enjoying an impressive afternoon's work as he looked assured at the back for the Red Devils as they battled to a 1-1 draw with fourth-placed Chelsea at Old Trafford.

'We can confirm that Manchester United defender Eric Bailly suffered a medial ligament injury on his right knee during Sunday's Premier League match against Chelsea at Old Trafford'.

The Ivory Coast worldwide was forced off with a knee injury during the second half of Sunday's 1-1 draw against Chelsea at Old Trafford.

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has provided a worrying injury update on Eric Bailly, but appeared to play down the severity of the knock suffered by Marcus Rashford.

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Eric Bailly has hardly featured for Manchester United this season, as regular injuries and inconsistent form kept him on the sidelines for a majority of the season.

"I think it is a bad knee injury", Solskjaer said.

Manchester United, meanwhile, sat a further 3 points back of the Blues in 6th.

The Red Devils played out a 1-1 draw with top-four rivals Chelsea FC on Sunday after Marcos Alonso cancelled out Juan Mata's opening goal at Old Trafford.

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