Manchester United vs Everton: Marouane Fellaini set to make return from ankle injury

Midfielder has been out since late August

James Orr
Thursday 02 October 2014 13:24
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Marouane Fellaini in action for Manchester United
Marouane Fellaini in action for Manchester United

Marouane Fellaini is set to give Manchester United a timely boost ahead of their match against his former team Everton on Sunday by making a return from an ankle injury.

United's squad has been crippled by injuries this season, with currently nine players out injured.

Fellaini returned to full training this week, and now has a chance to feature in the fixture at Old Trafford this weekend.

The Belgian midfielder's United career has failed to ignite since his £27m move from Everton in September 2013, with the player still looking for that elusive first goal for the club.

He was linked with a transfer away from United during the summer, with Serie A side Napoli interested.

Fellaini, however, recently confirmed his decision to stay and fight for his place at United.

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