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PSV missing suspended captain Luuk de Jong against Atletico

EINDHOVEN, Netherlands (AP) — PSV Eindhoven will be without suspended captain & striker Luuk de Jong when it tries to break down Atletico Madrid's miserly defense Wednesday in the first leg of their Champions League round-of-16 matchup.

De Jong sparked the dramatic late comeback against CSKA Moscow that sent his team into the knockout phase for the first time since 2007.

But a few minutes before scoring a crucial equalizer that set up PSV's victory over Moscow, De Jong picked up the yellow card that means he will watch Wednesday's game from the stands of the Philips Stadium.

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Soccer-Heracles top Dutch league after win over PSV

Soccer-Heracles top Dutch league after win over PSV

AMSTERDAM, Sept 19 (Reuters) – This season's surprise package Heracles Almelo moved to the top of the Dutch league with a 2-1 victory over champions PSV Eindhoven at the Polman Stadion on Saturday.

Heracles have 15 points from six matches, one more than second-placed PEC Zwolle & two ahead of Ajax Amsterdam, who play their game in hand on Sunday against Excelsior Rotterdam.

The defeat brought PSV crashing back to earth after their 2-1 midweek success over Manchester United in the Champions League.

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Soccer-Moreno visits Shaw in Dutch hospital after leg break

Soccer-Moreno visits Shaw in Dutch hospital after leg break

AMSTERDAM, Sept 19 (Reuters) – Luke Shaw has received a visit from PSV Eindhoven defender Hector Moreno, whose challenge in Tuesday's Champions League tie broke the Manchester United fullback's leg in two places.

Moreno was accompanied on Friday by PSV coach Phillip Cocu at the hospital in Geldorp, where Shaw underwent surgery directly after being admitted.

"We first asked whether Shaw would meet us, which he wanted to," Cocu told Dutch media on Saturday. "We offered him the assist of PSV should he need anything in relation to his recovery."

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Soccer-Moreno visits Shaw in Dutch hospital after leg break

Soccer-Moreno visits Shaw in Dutch hospital after leg break

AMSTERDAM, Sept 19 (Reuters) – Luke Shaw has received a visit from PSV Eindhoven defender Hector Moreno, whose challenge in Tuesday's Champions League tie broke the Manchester United fullback's leg in two places.

Moreno was accompanied on Friday by PSV coach Phillip Cocu at the hospital in Geldorp, where Shaw underwent surgery directly after being admitted.

"We first asked whether Shaw would meet us, which he wanted to," Cocu told Dutch media on Saturday. "We offered him the assist of PSV should he need anything in relation to his recovery."

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Soccer-United's Shaw suffers double leg fracture at PSV

Soccer-United's Shaw suffers double leg fracture at PSV

(Adds more Van Gaal quotes, details)

EINDHOVEN, Netherlands, Sept 15 (Reuters) – Manchester United left back Luke Shaw suffered a double fracture of his right leg in the early stages of their Champions League Group B defeat at PSV Eindhoven on Tuesday.

"It is a double fracture. He will go to Manchester for surgery. It is very offensive & sad for him, yet moreover for our team," said United manager Louis van Gaal.

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Martial, Depay start for United

Martial, Depay start for United

Eindhoven (Netherlands) (AFP) – Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal gave rising French star Anthony Martial his first start on Tuesday by including him in their Champions League opener at PSV Eindhoven.

The 19-year-old Martial, signed from Monaco on transfer deadline day for a reported fee of £36 million ($55 million, 49 million euros), will make his debut together with recently transferred former PSV & Dutch international player Memphis Depay.

Martial is slotting into injured United skipper Wayne Rooney's position as premier striker, while Depay has been deployed on the left wing.

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Soccer-PSV recover to beat United, Shaw suffers double break

Soccer-PSV recover to beat United, Shaw suffers double break

(Adds Van Gaal, Cocu quotes)

EINDHOVEN, Netherlands, Sept 15 (Reuters) – PSV Eindhoven's Luciano Narsingh struck a second-half winner as they fought back to claim a 2-1 victory against a Manchester United side who lost Luke Shaw to a double leg fracture in the Champions League on Tuesday.

Left back Shaw was taken off on a stretcher with an oxygen mask strapped to his face after suffering the injury to his right leg in the early stages of the Group B game.

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Soccer-United full back Shaw carried off injured at PSV

Soccer-United full back Shaw carried off injured at PSV

EINDHOVEN, Netherlands, Sept 15 (Reuters) – Manchester United full back Luke Shaw suffered what appeared to be a serious injury in the early stages of their Champions League Group B game at PSV Eindhoven on Tuesday.

Shaw, 20, was injured under a challenge from PSV defender Hector Moreno as he stormed into the penalty area at the end of a run towards goal in the 15th minute.

The game was stopped for eight minutes while medical staff attended to the England international, who was then carried off on a stretcher with an oxygen mask strapped to his face. (Reporting by Mark Gleeson; Editing by Ken Ferris)

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Soccer-United's Shaw suffers double leg fracture at PSV

Soccer-United's Shaw suffers double leg fracture at PSV

(Adds more Van Gaal quotes, details)

EINDHOVEN, Netherlands, Sept 15 (Reuters) – Manchester United left back Luke Shaw suffered a double fracture of his right leg in the early stages of their Champions League Group B defeat at PSV Eindhoven on Tuesday.

"It is a double fracture. He will go to Manchester for surgery. It is very offensive & sad for him, yet moreover for our team," said United manager Louis van Gaal.

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Soccer-United's Shaw suffers double leg fracture at PSV

Soccer-United's Shaw suffers double leg fracture at PSV

(Adds more Van Gaal quotes, details)

EINDHOVEN, Netherlands, Sept 15 (Reuters) – Manchester United left back Luke Shaw suffered a double fracture of his right leg in the early stages of their Champions League Group B defeat at PSV Eindhoven on Tuesday.

"It is a double fracture. He will go to Manchester for surgery. It is very offensive & sad for him, yet moreover for our team," said United manager Louis van Gaal.

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