Manchester United Brazilian full-back Alex Telles is to miss the start of the English Premier League season as he picked up an ankle injury during training last week. The 28-year-old will be sidelined for the opening games of the league.
Manchester United will be playing Leeds United, Southampton and Wolves in the opening games of the 2021/22 English Premier League season. This means that Alex Telles will miss the whole of the games, which will start in August. The news was made known by the head coach by the head coach of the club Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
The manager said the Brazilian would be “out for a few weeks” but in a further update, said the news was “worse than we hoped for”. Alex Telles was the second choice to Luke Shaw last season, and he made a total of 23 appearances. He had also been linked with summer moves to Roma and Inter Milan. No news has been established as to that regard.