Jose Mourinho has confirmed that Gareth Bale is not going to be out there for Tottenham Hotspur’s upcoming conflict with Manchester United.
Mourinho takes on his former membership on Sunday afternoon in an enormous Premier League contest at Outdated Trafford. It is going to be the third time Mourinho has confronted his United successor Ole Gunnar Solskjaer since taking cost of Spurs, with either side enduring combined leads to the league thus far this season.
And after finishing a sensational mortgage swoop to convey Bale again to Tottenham, Mourinho has now revealed the Welshman continues to be struggling to regain match health.
“Bale can’t play tomorrow or on the weekend,” the Portuguese mentioned in a press convention yesterday earlier than his facet’s Europa League qualifying conflict with Maccabi Haifa.
“He is working very onerous and really professionally, however not but for tomorrow [Thursday] or this weekend.
“I consider the 2 weeks of worldwide will probably be vital for his health and restoration to be again for the weekend after. We’ll see.”
Mourinho additionally confirmed Son Heung-Min is a significant doubt, having come off injured at half time throughout Spurs’ 1-1 draw with Newcastle final weekend.
“He is a doubt for Sunday, a giant doubt,” added Mourinho. “I do not need to say he would not play after which he does as a result of my place is doubtful.”
United may come up towards Sergio Reguilon on Sunday. The left-back arrived from Actual Madrid alongside Bale and made his Tottenham debut in Tuesday’s Carabao Cup victory, by way of penalties, over Chelsea.