Marcus Rashford has returned to the training ground.
England’s ‘Evening Standard’ said on the 28th (Korean time), “Rashford did not join the England national team during UEFA Euro 2024. He suffered a minor injury against Fulham earlier this month.” Ford announced that it has resumed light training.”
The England national soccer team played the first and second matches of the Euro 2024 group stage during the A match in March. England won against Italy (2-1 win) on the 24th and took first place in the group by defeating Ukraine (2-0 win) on the 27th.
In this situation, Rashford suddenly posted a picture of New York. He posted a picture of himself in New York, USA with his girlfriend through personal SNS. He left the national team due to an injury, but criticism poured in when a photo of him on vacation was uploaded.
Director Gareth Southgate has expressed his stance that he doesn’t care. He defended Rashford, saying “once he’s out of the squad, how he spends his time is entirely up to him. Players don’t get much rest.”
Fortunately, it is known that Rashford’s injuries were not serious. After returning from a trip to New York, he will return to the Manchester United training ground for the remainder of the season. Starting with an expedition to Newcastle United on the 3rd of next month, Manchester United has to play three competitions at the same time: the English Premier League (EPL), the European Football Federation (UEFA) Europa League (UEL), and the England FA Cup. 스포츠토토
Rashford’s performance in every competition is very important. Rashford has been resurrected this season under manager Eric ten Haag and has been reborn as the team’s ace. Rashford is already showing his best performance since his debut, posting 27 goals and 9 assists in all competitions this season. In the English Premier League (EPL), with 14 goals, he is ranked 4th in the scoring ranking after Elling Holland (28 goals), Harry Kane (21 goals), and Ivan Tony (16 goals).
For this performance, he was also awarded the EPL Player of the Month for February. Rashford tied the record for the most EPL Player of the Month awards in a single season. The previous record was the 2017-18 season when Mohamed Salah won three awards in one season. Rashford won the award three times this season, in September, January and February, respectively.