Louis van Gaal has revealed that Luke Shaw could return ahead of schedule, although warned fans shouldn’t get too excited about when his return date might be.

Shaw was with his surgeon and everything is going well. His bone is growing and that is very positive. He could return ahead of schedule, yes. But when I say that, then everybody thinks he is coming back within three months and it is not like that, you cannot say that. He needs time. At this moment he is ahead of schedule in his rehabilitation, but there are also weeks when he is slow.