Manchester United's Louis van Gaal offers odd assessment of Angel Di Maria's hip injury

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The Argentine winger looks set for a period out of the game with a hip problem.

Manchester United defeated Newcastle United 3-1 this afternoon in what proved to be a rather comfortable performance for the Red Devils.

But before the game United were once again struck with an injury problem, to their most expensive player Angel Di Maria.

The Argentine, who cost £59.7 million from Real Madrid this summer, has recently returned to action after a hamstring problem but before the game it was announced he had got injured in training.

After the game Louis van Gaal offered a little more elaboration on the problem, although was not much clearer.

It appears to be a hip injury, as reported by Daniel Taylor of the Guardian, it seems to be an odd one for the Argentine winger:

Of course United will be hoping this 'amazing' injury is not as serious as it sounds, because it sounds like quite a painful problem for Manchester United's club record signing.

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