Manchester United make written request to FFA to keep Henrikh Mkhitaryan at home for international break
Manchester United have formally written to the Football Federation of Armenia (FFA) to ask for Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s withdrawal from his country’s training camp.
The attacking midfielder has been absent since the Manchester derby and has only managed one start for his new club this season.
Mkhitaryan captains his country and the FFA were hoping to have him present for a training camp and to face Romania and Poland in their upcoming matches.
However, they revealed Manchester United’s head of medicine and science had written to them asking for his withdrawal.
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