Manchester United boss Erik ten Hag says he doesn’t know if Jadon Sancho will play for the membership once more.
The 23-year-old winger is coaching away from the primary group after claiming he had been made a “scapegoat” following his omission from the squad for the defeat at Arsenal on 3 September.
Ten Hag mentioned on the time he had been excluded as a result of his coaching performances had been beneath commonplace.
Requested if he might play for the membership once more, Ten Hag mentioned: “I do not know.”
Sancho’s remark was made in a social media publish that he subsequently deleted.
Ten Hag added: “Tomorrow we’ve an enormous recreation [at home to Brighton], we’re going into a brand new block of video games, many video games in a condensed programme. I deal with that.
“He isn’t obtainable, so on this second, he’s not vital, as a result of he cannot contribute.”
Manchester United have had blended kind within the Premier League up to now this season, profitable dwelling video games in opposition to Wolves and Nottingham Forest however dropping away to Tottenham and Arsenal.
Final season, Ten Hag confirmed he was not afraid to make large selections at the good thing about the group, dropping Cristiano Ronaldo after he refused to return on instead in a recreation in opposition to Tottenham in October 2022.
Like Sancho, Ronaldo was then made to coach alone and, though he did make a return to the first-team fold, the Portugal ahead left in November that 12 months after giving a controversial interview criticising Manchester United.
Ten Hag harassed on Friday that the group is extra vital than anybody particular person, including: “That isn’t about me, and to be strict. No. That is in favour of the group.
“I do not take into consideration that [Sancho’s social media post] and I do not speak about that, as a result of I’ve to win a recreation. It’s all about that.
“The gamers who’re there and obtainable deserve me. I’ve to information them, I’ve to organize them, it’s about that. I solely deal with the gamers who can be found.”