Super Eagles forward Samuel Chukwueze and Villarreal players arrived in Gdańsk ahead of the Europa League final with Manchester United on Wednesday night.
The 22-year-old Nigeria international sustained muscular damage to the quadriceps in his left leg during Unai Emery side 1-0 loss in the Europa League semi-final second leg fixture to Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium early this month.
The Spanish coach has refused to rule out Chukwueze’s chances of making the final after returning to training last week despite failed to make the cut against Real Madrid.
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The Yellow Submarine will be looking to break their major trophy drought after several semi-final appearances over the last 15 years, with Emery looking for his fourth Europa League title since 2014, having won the cup thrice with Sevilla.
After four semi-final defeats, the final will mark Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s first time managing the Red Devils in a showpiece event having finished second in the Premier League, United will be looking to win their second Europa League title since Jose Mourinho won it in 2017.