Martial, 26, has had a minor hamstring problem and the timing of his return is unclear, although it is hoped he will be back for the trip to Brentford on August 13. against Liverpool On August 22.
He left the field in Oslo – where United played for Atletico Madrid in pre-season – holding his foot.
His injury puts Eric Ten Hag below the numbers on the front line.
Cristiano Ronaldowho told United he wanted to leave the club earlier this summer, made only one pre-season appearance during his final match against Rayo Vallecano. The 37-year-old left the game before full-time after being substituted.
Ten Hag has been enhanced by a comeback Jadon Sancho Of the disease.
Martial has returned to United’s first-team squad under new coach Erik ten Hag after spending the second half of last season on loan at Seville.
Prior to that, Martial scored only once in the first half of the season while at United, under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and then Ralf Rangnick.
But Martial was in great shape during Ten Hag’s first preparatory season as United coach, scoring three goals.
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