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Juan Mata undergoes surgery, set to miss rest of the season

Juan Mata undergoes surgery, set to miss rest of the season

- Midfielder Juan Mata could be out for the season due to groin injury after undergoing surgery

- United will be without Ibrahimovic, Pogba, Herrera, Smalling, Phil Jones against West Brom

- The Red Devils are currently fifth on the Premier League table, two ahead of sixth place Arsenal

Manchester United have confirmed that Juan Mata has undergone groin surgery and could be out till the end of the season.

Juan Mata undergoes surgery, set to miss rest of the season

Mata could miss the rest of the season

NAIJ.com understands that the 28-year-old Spaniard joins Paul Pogba, Chris Smalling and Phil Jones on the injury list for the Red Devils.

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Juan Mata complained about his groin during the week and went under the knife on Thursday.

United released a statement, which said: "Juan Mata has had surgery for a groin injury, further updates on his recovery will follow in due course."

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Manchester United will also be without Ibrahimovic and Ander Herrera for their game against West Brom due to suspension.

Man United squad for West Brom: De Gea, Romero, Valencia, Fosu-Mensah, Tuanzebe, Rojo, Bailly, Blind, Darmian, Shaw, Young, Carrick, Fellaini, Willock, Lingard, Mkhitaryan, Rooney, Martial, Rashford.

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