Manchester United forward Robin van Persie will miss the club's Champions League clash with Bayer Leverkusen with a groin injury.
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LEVERKUSEN, Germany (AP) - Robin van Persie and Nemanja Vidic will both miss Manchester United's Champions League match against Bayer Leverkusen on Wednesday.

Van Persie has a groin injury and Vidic is still not being risked after being concussed against Arsenal earlier this month.

United will secure a place in the last 16 with a victory in the Group A match.

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