Man United midfielder Herrera suffered fractured rib in West Ham win

first_imgAnder Herrera sustained a fractured rib during Manchester United’s victory over West Ham, the club have announced.The £28million summer signing was forced off in the second half of Saturday’s clash at Old Trafford after picking up the injury.He is now likely to be out of action for at least the next few weeks.It the latest blow for Louis van Gaal, who has seen his squad badly affected by injuries since taking charge in the summer.“Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera sustained a fractured rib during the match against West Ham United on Saturday,” read a club statement.“The Spaniard was substituted in the 74th minute and the club will continue to monitor his progress over the next few weeks.”Herrera has made a promising start to his United career after his move from Athletic Bilbao and has netted twice in four appearances. Ander Herrera limps off against West Ham 1last_img read more