Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal confirmed during yesterday’s post-match press conference that Jonny Evans, Antonio Valencia and Luke Shaw missed the friendly victory over Valencia because of injury.
With both Manchester clubs interested, Eliaquim Mangala has reportedly told his agent that he prefers the red side of Manchester to the blue.
Ryan Giggs stated today that Jonny Evans will probably miss the remainder of the season through injury.
David Moyes' anticipated return to Goodison Park, where he managed Everton the previous seasons, did not go as hoped as Manchester United once again looked outclassed in a 2-0 loss to the Toffees.
Jonny Evans, Marouane Fellaini, and Rafael Da Silva have all stayed in Manchester while the team travels to Munich for their return leg Champions League match against Bayern on Wednesday.
David Moyes will get a defensive boost with the presence of Jonny Evans, Chris Smalling and Rio Ferdinand in his Manchester Derby squad.
Jonny Evans is inching closer to a return from his injury layoff and he may recover quickly enough to participate in this week's Manchester Derby.
Jonny Evans, out since February with a calf injury, may have a chance to feature against Liverpool on Sunday along with other injury question marks Rafael and Javier Hernandez according to David Moyes.
Manchester United defender Jonny Evans has suffered a setback in his recovery and will be out a further month as Manchester United attempt to climb back in the race for fourth.
Jonny Evans is getting close to a return for Week 29 but may not be fit enough to start as Manchester United face West Brom next weekend.
The Manchester United center back left last weekend's loss to Stoke City with a calf injury and he will not recover in time for United's Week 25 match against Fulham.
Jonny Evans was substituted early in Manchester United's loss to Stoke City with what appeared to be a calf injury.
Jonny Evans is still dealing with a back issue and his ability to start against Arsenal on Sunday is yet to be determined.
Jonny Evans was withdrawn from United's match with Fulham on Saturday and missed training on Monday.