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Fergie faces dilemma with Rooney and Hernandez both set to miss Basel clash

Manchester United face a striker dilemma for Tuesday's Champions League encounter with Basel at Old Trafford with injured duo Wayne Rooney and Javier Hernandez set to sit out.
The pair were notable absentees as United prepared for their upcoming Group C clash with defenders Nemanja Vidic (calf), Chris Smalling (groin) and Jonny Evans (ankle) also missing the training session at Carrington.
Mexican striker Hernandez was an early casualty in Saturday's 1-1 Barclays Premier League draw at Stoke when he was forced off following a collision with goalkeeper Asmir Begovic and defender Jonathan Woodgate.

Missing man: Javier Hernandez was carried off after three minutes against Stoke
Rooney, however, was missing altogether with a hamstring problem and manager Sir Alex Ferguson is unlikely to be able to call upon him before the international break next week making him a doubt for England's crunch Euro 2012 qualifier against Montenegro on October 7.

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CYBERSNAKE1894d ago

What dilemma? The squad we have already should be enough to beat Basel at Old Trafford, Berbatov and Welbeck should start today.

kane_lfc1894d ago

Basel are missing there best player to suspension.