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Marcos Rojo

26-Year-Old Defender     Manchester United  Premier


Birthdate:  March 20, 1990    Birthplace:   La Plata, Argentina    Nationality:  Argentina    Height:  6' 2"    Weight:  187 lbs    Show ContractHide Contract


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Signed a five-year contract with Manchester United in August 2014 after transferring from Sporting Lisbon for 9 million.

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May 20, 2016    Marcos Rojo News

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Rojo missed Man United's midweek match against Bournemouth after picking up an injury in training last weekend, but according to manager Louis van Gaal, will be available in Saturday's FA Cup final against Crystal Palace.

Van Gaal has a selection issue now with Darmian and Rojo both back from injury for the final, among others. But whomever Van Gaal picks, especially on the back line, could be in for a nice matchup with Crystal Palace not an especially heavy-attacking team.

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May 8, 2016

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Rojo tallied a clean sheet, one shot off target and two tackles in Saturday's 1-0 win over Norwich.

Rojo was shifted in the center of the defense with Daley Blind getting rested. The left back was far more quiet there, in an uncomfortable role, but he was fortunate enough not to be seriously tested by a lackluster Norwich side. He'll probably be slotted right back at his typical left back position, though, for the final two games of the season versus the Hammers on Tuesday and the Cherries next Sunday.

April 16, 2016

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Rojo tallied a clean sheet, two shots off target, two crosses and five tackles in Saturday's 1-0 victory over Aston Villa.

With the Villans unable to put any pressure on United, Rojo had an opportunity to be active both on defense and offense turning in one of his better games this season and with a little more luck he could've had an excellent fantasy outing. He's started every game, at left back, since Feb 28. However, with Ashley Young, Timothy Fosu-Mensah, Matteo Darmian and Antonio Valencia all healthy, versatile and competing for playing time you can expect to see him given some rest at some point, may be even midweek versus Crystal Palace.

April 3, 2016

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Rojo kept a clean sheet in Sunday's 1-0 victory over Everton.

In another grind-it-out affair for the Red Devils, Rojo and the United back four kept Everton almost entirely at bay save a speculative try from Romelu Lukaku and a breakdown that required a fantastic reflex save from David de Gea. That's now three clean sheets in four for Rojo and United as they look to secure their place in the Champions League next season.

March 20, 2016

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Rojo took one shot (on target) and kept a clean sheet in Sunday's 1-0 victory over Manchester City.

Rojo and the rest of the United back-four kept a strong line and mostly kept City to speculative efforts, allowing just three of their 26 attempts on target. The Argentine has been working back into shape and only made it through a shade over an hour before being withdrawn; however, he did well in that time to keep City at bay.

March 2, 2016

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Rojo picked up four crosses and a clean sheet in 69 minutes of play in Wednesday's 1-0 win over Watford.

While Rojo's playing time has been getting gradually increased, it's still obvious he's a little rusty from his long-term injury and need more time to gain full fitness. That was his third straight game and second straight start but he'll probably continue to be a fairly weak fantasy option until he returns to full form.

March 2, 2016

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Rojo (ankle) is starting Wednesday against Watford.

While it's good news that he's starting given the ankle issue, he's doing so at centerback alongside Daley Blind, as manager Louis van Gaal goes with Guillermo Varela and Timothy Fosu-Mensah out wide.

March 1, 2016

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Rojo (ankle) may play Wednesday against Watford, manager Louis van Gaal said Tuesday. "It was a kick [for Rojo]," van Gaal said. "A lot of players receive kicks and they can play the next match."

United have been crushed with injuries this season, and while Rojo's latest ailment isn't serious, he just returned from a serious shoulder injury. On the plus side for United, Chris Smalling could return from his injury and Matteo Darmian is expected back from his as well.