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Phil Jones Injury: Updates on Manchester United Defender's Groin, Return Date

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 02:  Phil Jones of England lines up for the national anthem during the International Friendly match between England and Brazil at Maracana on June 2, 2013 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
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Matt FitzgeraldCorrespondent IIINovember 15, 2013

Updates from Wednesday, Nov. 27:

Phil Jones made a return to action as Manchester United smashed Bayer Leverkusen 5-0 in the Champions League.

United's official Twitter account confirmed the player's return from a groin problem:

#mufc team – confirmed: De Gea; Smalling, Ferdinand, Evans, Evra; Giggs, Jones; Valencia, Kagawa, Nani; Rooney.

— Manchester United (@ManUtd) November 27, 2013

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