Dean Henderson has been told by Manchester United to prepare for a month as the first choice goalkeeper due to David de Gea’s absence for personal reasons.
Henderson has been desperate for a consistent run in the side and had to settle for cup games both domestically and in Europe to seize his chance.
And according to the Manchester Evening News, he could have six matches across the next four weeks to prove his worth in the absence of De Gea from the line-up.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer refused to disclose the specific reasons behind De Gea being left out of the squad for Wednesday’s 0-0 draw against Crystal Palace.
“It is a private matter. It’ll take the time it takes,” He told Sky Sports.
Henderson could therefore start a run of important matches for United and stake his claim for the No 1 spot on a full-time basis.
Solskjaer was pleased with what he saw on Wednesday, saying: “That’s a Man Utd goalkeeper, sometimes you have to keep concentrating. He’s…
Source: Complete Sports