🏥 FPL Daily Injury Updates Roundup (18/10/2022):
🍬 Everton – Mason #Holgate is in the squad for Newcastle after his injury, Yerry #Mina not yet ready after injury setback.
Lampard will continue to be patient with #Calvert-Lewin, as he returns to full fitness.
⚫️⚪️ Newcastle – #Schär has been nursing a foot injury for a while now, but Howe expects him to be fine.
#Isak wont return until after the World Cup, the Swedish striker injured his thigh on international duty and suffered a setback last week.
Allan #Saint-Maximin has had a very minor irritation to his hamstring but it is the third time that’s happened. Although it is a minor injury, because of the recurrence we might have to be careful with him but we hope to see him before the World Cup break.”
#Shelvey returned to the bench vs Man United so may get some minutes this time, but it will only be from the bench. #Willock is now completely recovered from illness and is pushing for a start.
#Trippier and Bruno #Guimaraes were more fatigue/ cramp on Sunday. ‘Hopefully, everybody will be OK, but we wait and see.’
🔨 West Ham – “Kurt #Zouma has done a little bit of training but we don’t know if he’ll be right yet.
“Craig #Dawson we’re not sure about, so not much change from where we were on Sunday.”
#Cornet will probably start training this week but he’s not quite there yet.”
Nayef #Aguerd ais getting closer to a comeback. He’s started training, not fully integrated yet, but is getting closer to playing.
“I think he’ll definitely feature before the World Cup.”
😇 Southampton – Armel #Bella-Kotchap will definitely be out Wednesday but still seeing if they can go without surgery. If they can it will be two or three weeks, otherwise longer.
Romeo #Lavia is ‘on a good way’ but is not back in full team training yet. The club expects him to be involved there by the end of the week.
Theo #Walcott missed the last game due to illness. Ibrahima #Diallo is unwell today.
Walcott expected back today but still not certain of his involvement this GW.
🟥 Liverpool – Jurgen Klopp confirms Diogo #Jota will miss the World Cup with his injury, he will be out for “months” with his calf injury.
Curtis #Jones missed training yesterday. Oxlade-#Chamberlain started full training, #Keita is in parts of team training.
#Konate will be back in training at the weekend, probably 10 days away. #Matip “still a little bit away.” Calvin #Ramsay “ready to play U21s”, #Diaz not even close.
🍒 Bournemouth – No fresh injury concerns for the Cherries ahead of tomorrow night’s game against Southampton
Long termers Lloyd #Kelly and David #Brooks remain sidelined.
Loanee Jack #Stephens is ineligible to face his parent club.
🧿 Chelsea – Potter on team news:
“It’s as we were, no problems from the weekend.”
on #Kepa being no.1? “It’s better to let football decide. Kepa has done really well and been fantastically supported by #Mendy and #Bettinelli. Kepa’s form is really pleasing for everybody.”
“No decision has been made over #Zakaria’s future. #Zakaria has been training well, ready to help the team. There is no talk of anything. He’s an important member of the team, he’s been patient and waiting for his chance.”
#Thiago Silva could be rested in midweek, due to his age and fitness, “He’s 38, he’s really important for us. We have to manage him correctly and he has to be involved in the process.”
🦊 Leicester – Rodgers confirmed that Foxes captain Jonny #Evans will not be available to play on Thursday: “Jonny won’t make the game, we’ll see how he is for the weekend.”
#Söyüncü is also out with a knee injury: “He’s had a knee issue since he came back from international duty.”
James #Maddison will also miss the game due to suspension.
“When you’re missing a player of James’ quality, it opens the door for another player to come in. He’s bitterly disappointed that he can’t play and help the team, but it opens up an opportunity.”
“I haven’t thought so much about changing the system.”
“It’s just an opportunity for another member of the squad to come in. #Vardy also pushing for a start.
🐝 Brentford – Aaron #Hickey and club captain Pontus #Jansson will be out until after the World Cup.
Scans show Hickey has damaged his ankle ligaments while Jansson injured hamstring against Bournemouth.
Goalkeeper Thomas #Strakosha is also unlikely to recover before the World Cup break, which starts in November, after suffering an ankle ligament injury while saving a penalty from Kristoffer #Ajer in training.
Midfielder Christian #Norgaard continues to step up his recovery from an Achilles problem and has been out running on the grass, with Frank hopeful that he will be able to return next month.
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