John Egan makes early return to Sheffield United from international duty with Republic of IrelandÂ

Sheffield United defender John Egan has returned to Bramall Lane for treatment after suffering a calf injury on international duty.

Friday, 16th November 2018, 6:45 pm
Updated Friday, 16th November 2018, 8:39 pm
Sheffield United's John Egan in action for the Republic of Ireland against Northern Ireland : Lorraine O'Sullivan/PA Wire.

Egan was diagnosed with the problem following the Republic of Ireland's draw with Northern Ireland last night and immediately left his country's training camp in Dublin.

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The issue, which will rule him out of Monday's UEFA Nations League tie against Denmark, could also threaten his involvement when United return to action at Rotherham next weekend.

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