Erik ten Hag has admitted Marcus Rashford has been dropped for Manchester United’s journey to Wolves on New Yr’s Eve for disciplinary causes.
Rashford grabbed a objective and help in United’s 3-0 win in opposition to Nottingham Forest earlier this week because the Purple Devils made the right begin to the second half of the Premier League marketing campaign.
The ahead’s redemption arc has been one of many extra uplifting tales of United’s season up to now following a dismal 2021/22 marketing campaign.
Nevertheless, Rashford was surprisingly named on the bench for Saturday’s conflict with Wolves, with Alejandro Garnacho coming into the aspect in his place.
When requested by BT Sport previous to the match why Rashford had been dropped, Ten Hag replied: “Inside disciplinary.”
Rashford has began 14 of United’s 15 Premier League video games up to now this season, contributing 5 targets and three assists.
He’s the Purple Devils’ prime scorer this time period, with ten targets in all competitions. Anthony Martial ranks in second with half that tally.
United will leapfrog Tottenham into fourth place ought to they win at Wolves forward of Spurs’ match in opposition to Aston Villa on New Yr’s Day.
Ten Hag’s males return to Outdated Trafford on Tuesday in opposition to Bournemouth.