Chelsea winger Christian Pulisic may miss the beginning of the 2020-21 English Premier League season due to a hamstring injury which is probably going to preserve him out for six weeks.
Pulisic was injured through the 1-2 loss to Arsenal within the FA Cup closing final Saturday.
‘It’s going to be contact and go for the beginning of the season. Six weeks most likely will get into the beginning of the season, however we now have to deal with the injury proper,” Chelsea supervisor Frank Lampard was quoted as saying by the membership’s official web site on Friday.
“In the massive scheme of issues, when Christian displays on his first season, he ought to be very comfortable along with his enchancment ranges. He’s had essentially the most objectives and assists in his profession, and that is in his first season within the Premier League.
“We’ll get him fit and get him ready. If he misses the first one or two games, we’ll have a firing Christian and hopefully as hungry as he looked after restart,” he added.
Chelsea will tackle Bayern Munich within the Champions League spherical of 16 second-leg assembly on Saturday night time.
Asked if he actually believed his group may flip round a 3-Zero deficit from the primary leg, Lampard mentioned: “I imagine we will, in any other case I should not be right here. We have to imagine, extra importantly the gamers have to imagine as they tackle this sport.
“It’s an enormous job, little doubt. It’s going to be extraordinarily powerful, however video games have turned to huge levels, some well-known video games, nice video games, so we now have to imagine we now have the chance to do one thing particular.
“We have to go into the game with that thought, give everything to the game, play with confidence, and that’s what I expect to see from the players. Not an attitude of this being a difficult match in a negative sense, it has to be a positive sense,” he added.