Benoit Assou-Ekotto is also struggling with a foot problem, David Bentley has a hamstring complaint and Jamie O'Hara requires knee surgery.
Didier Zokora has a groin injury and joins Michael Dawson and Darren Bent on the sidelines.
Manchester United are looking to beat rivals Chelsea to the signing of Everton and England defender John Stones by offering
The transfer saga surrounding Karim Benzema looks set to continue with a rather cryptic image of the player on a
With Filipe Luis' move back to Atletico Madrid finally done and dusted, a deal for his replacement is also being finalised.