Brandon Williams shows off nasty gash on way into Man Utd training after horror head clash against Southampton

BRANDON WILLIAMS showed off a nasty gash on his head on his way into Manchester United training on Tuesday.

The youngster, 19, only came off the bench after 75 minutes to replace the injured Luke Shaw against Southampton.

Brandon Williams showed off a cut on his eye on his way into training

Williams was left covered in blood after a clash of heads against Southampton

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But he lasted less than 15 minutes before taking a sickening blow to the head after colliding with Kyle Walker-Peters.

Williams required stitches after the game – a disheartening 2-2 draw – with the left-back hailed as a “warrior” by fans.

And supporters will likely love him even more after his showed his fighting spirit by returning to training just 12 hours later.

Williams was seen driving into the Aon Training Complex at Carrington on Tuesday morning.

And a painful-looking scar could be seen dangerously close to his left eye.

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Elsewhere, Shaw – who was replaced by Williams – drove himself to training after twisting his ankle against Saints.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer revealed he would undergo a scan to determine the extent of the knock.

After the game, the Man Utd boss said: “Luke twisted his ankle.

Hopefully, we can have some good news on him after we’ve done a scan.”

On Williams, Solskjaer added: “ I’ve not seen Brandon because he was with the medical staff.

I think he was getting some stitches with a gash over his eye. So let’s see how he is.”

Marcus Rashford headed to training in his Mercedes G-Wagon

Anthony Martial drove to training hoping to keep up his red-hot form

David De Gea was seen driving to the training ground to get down to work

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The likes of Marcus Rashford, Anthony Martial, David De Gea and Harry Maguire were also seen arriving for training on Tuesday morning.

Man Utd skipper Maguire insisted his side were getting better at defending set-pieces after the game, despite the 96th-minute leveller coming from one.

But the stats have revealed United are SECOND-WORST in the Premier League when it comes to keep out set-plays.


By: Dave Fraser
Title: Brandon Williams shows off nasty gash on way into Man Utd training after horror head clash against Southampton
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Published Date: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 11:24:54 +0000

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