PICTURES: Manchester United’s injury problems mocked; Marouane Fellaini’s name misspelt

Manchester United’s injury problems are mocked, while Marouane Fellaini’s name is misspelt on the teamsheet.

Manchester United have been severely affected by injuries since the start of the 2014-15 season.

Heading into their Premier League clash against Everton at Old Trafford on Sunday, the Red Devils without over half a dozen of their first-team players.

The likes of Ashley Young, Michael Carrick, Chris Smalling and Phil Jones are all out, while star midfielder Ander Herrera is sidelined for ‘weeks' due to a rib fracture.

United’s injury woes appeared to be a matter of joke for The Sun. The British tabloid posted the following picture on social networking site Twitter just before Sunday's match in what was certainly meant as a joke.

One United player who has recovered from his injury and was on the substitutes’ bench at Old Trafford on Sunday is Maroune Fellaini.

The Belgium international midfielder had been suffering with an ankle, but he is now fully fit and came on as a substitute against Everton. On the United teamsheet, though, Fellaini’s name was spelt wrong:

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