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Man United squad confirmed vs Kristiansund: Fit Romelu Lukaku axed

Man United squad confirmed vs Kristiansund: Fit Romelu Lukaku axed

No room for fit Romelu Lukaku

According to the Manchester Evening News on Monday, Man United striker Romelu Lukaku is no longer injured.

Lukaku has yet to feature for Man United in pre-season.

The Belgian has officially missed matches due to injury problems.

Yet, the M.E.N on Monday confirm that “Romelu Lukaku is believed to be fit”.

Lukaku’s health update comes as Man United have announced a 26-man squad for Tuesday’s pre-season friendly against Norwegian side Kristiansund.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has omitted the 26-year-old from the Scandinavian trip.

Is Romelu Lukaku leaving Man United?

Despite ongoing links to Inter Milan and Juventus, it remains unclear if Lukaku will exit Old Trafford.

According to Belgian reporter Kristof Terreur, Inter Milan and Man United are still negotiating the fee for any Lukaku deal.

Man United squad confirmed vs Kristiansund

Goalies: David De Gea, Lee Grant, Joel Pereira, Sergio Romero;

Defenders: Diogo Dalot, Phil Jones, Victor Lindelof, Marcos Rojo, Luke Shaw, Chris Smalling, Axel Tuanzebe, Aaron Wan-Bissaka, Ashley Young;

Midfielders: Fred, Angel Gomes, Daniel James, Jesse Lingard, Juan Mata, Nemanja Matic, Scott McTominay, Andreas Pereira, Paul Pogba;

Forwards: Tahith Chong, Mason Greenwood, Anthony Martial, Marcus Rashford.

Matteo Darmian also omitted

The other high-profile absentee from Man United’s latest squad is Italian defender Matteo Darmian.

Spanish paper Mundo Deportivo have linked Darmian with a possible move to Barcelona this summer.

MD claim Darmian is available for 10 million euros.

Also see: Man United rejected by Paulo Dybala but Tottenham are still in the mix.

How Gareth Bale’s Real Madrid limbo affects Man United & Bruno Fernandes transfer update.

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