🏥 FPL Daily Injury Updates Roundup (30/09/2022):
🔳 Newcastle – “Bruno #Guimarães returned early from international duty with a slight injury (without playing any games) but the scan was good. He’s trained well. It’s slightly disrupted him but he’s physically fine and in the squad for tomorrow.”
Callum #Wilson also fit and Allan #Saint-Maximin “very close”. Alexander #Isak is out but scan on thigh injury “doesn’t look too bad and he’s back out of the grass already”. Elliot #Anderson is available after his hamstring injury.
Chris #Wood came off with a rib problem for New Zealand, he took a knock. He’s another player Eddie Howe will make a late decision on.
Garang #Kuol has signed from Australia, but will officially join in January and will probably be loaned out in Europe straight away.
🦅 Crystal Palace – James #McAthur, Jack #Butland and the lesser spotted Nathan #Ferguson are still out injured, however James #Tomkins has returned to the squad.
🔫 Arsenal – Arsenal have just finished the last training session ahead of the North London Derby and had many players arriving yesterday following International break, we had a short period to prepare the match, but the boys look in good condition.
Emile #Smith-Rowe had surgery this week that will leave him out until at least December, but #Partey, #Zinchenko, #Tierney are all in the squad and in good condition for tomorrow.
🐺 Wolves – Bruno Lage has confirmed Diego #Costa is in the squad for Wolves’ match against West Ham on Saturday, although it remains to be seen whether he starts. His last competitive appearance was in Dec 2021.
No fresh injury concerns for Wolves but #Kalajdzic, #Chiquinho and #Jimenez remain out. Nathan #Collins begins a three-match ban after his sending-off vs Man City. #Toti could be in line to replace Collins at the back.
😇 Southampton – Hasenhüttl will be looking to rotate his Southampton side after many of his players were away with their respective nations during the international break. Romeo #Lavia and Tino #Livramento remain Saints’ only long-term absentees, with Hasenhüttl confirming Lavia could take ‘a few more weeks’ before he returns to the pitch. “We had fewer players here,” said the boss. “With some of the young players going to play international games. “Sam [#Edozie] and Juan [#Larios] were gone, but Ainsley [#Maitland-Niles], Joe [#Aribo] and Duje [#Caleta-Car) were here and we were able to work with them and this was good.”
😈 Man United – Man United are boosted by the news that Harry #Maguire has been ruled out of Sunday’s Manchester derby. Anthony #Martial was training all week with the group, performing really well, makes a good impression. Marcus #Rashford has returns into training so we are happy with that.”, but both Martial and Rashford are still slight doubts.
🏙 Man City – John #Stones is injured, he has a hamstring injury and will be out for 10 days to 2 weeks. #Laporte is training really well. Training alone but yesterday and today he feels good, probably too early to see him return. Kalvin #Phillips is still recovering from surgery. The surgery was a success, hopefully he can be back in time to go to the World Cup.”
🟥 Liverpool – “Some are still out, that’s Andy #Robertson, that’s Curtis #Jones, that’s Alex #Oxlade-Chamberlain, that’s Naby #Keita. Definitely these four [are out],” Klopp confirmed. Robertson is doing really good so he’s not out too much longer. “#Diaz and #Jota? Yes, they came back from the international duty and it’s how it always is [after] a long flight, I didn’t see them yet, I have heard they are good. “#Darwin, [missing training] was a precaution after the games, same for Diogo Jota.” #Konate is back fit and available, #Ramsay and Caoimhin #Kelleher are both in fully training but not quite ready for the first team yet.
🏡 Fulham – Harry #Wilson and #Solomon are both still injured, #Palhinha is suspended after already reaching 5 yellow card so far this season. Antonee #Robinson is a doubt for tomorrows match, Tim #Ream could deputise again at left back if he doesn’t make it. Despite arriving back late from international duty, Silva is expecting #Mitrovic to be available against Newcastle tomorrow after training today, but he will be checked ahead of the game.
🧿 Chelsea – #Kante has just been on the grass with the team but not full training. #Mendy is a bit further on but hasn’t had enough to be involved at the weekend really. Maybe next week for him. A bit of illness for Marc #Cucurella and Carney #Chukwuemeka, apart from that everybody is fit. Bit of illness for Marc #Cucurella.
🦁 Aston Villa – Steven Gerrard will be without Lucas #Digne and Matty #Cash this weekend as the full-backs recover from respective heel and hamstring injuries. Digne picked up a knock while on international duty with France and is set for “a few weeks” out on the sidelines while, for Cash, he’ll return to full training next week ahead of the Nottingham Forest game. Boubacar #Kamara is now out until after the World Cup after damaging knee ligaments, while Diego# Carlos remains out long-term. Jed #Steer is also still out with his Achilles injury while Cameron #Archer will return to the squad this weekend after an adductor (groin) problem.
⬜️ Leeds – “Archie #Gray has fractured his toe, he’ll be out for two weeks. Stuart #Dallas is making a good recovery and on track. Adam #Forshaw twisted his ankle For-sure, not so bad but he won’t be available this weekend. Every other player is available” #Rodrigo is fit, strong and ready to go. He’s trained really well this week, he’s 100% as close to being fit as I’ve seen him.”, Wilfried #Gnonto will be in the squad, #Bamford is also fit and available.
#Cooper, Luke #Ayling and #Firpo are available.
🕊 Brighton – Enock #Mwepu was hospitalised due to an undisclosed illness while on international duty, the midfielder will not be available for Brighton. De Zerbi is ‘hopeful’ that Tariq Lamptey and Adam Lallana will be fine for the trip to Anfiled. However Lamptey will definitely not start.
🔨 West Ham – “We’re feeling that most of the players look like they’ve returned from international duty ok. “We’ve got #Aguerd doing a bit on the grass, so he’s back getting back outside a little more. ”Ben #Johnson has had a week-and-a-half of training so he’s getting close to fitness as well.” #Antonio likely to be preferred ahead of #Scamacca.
🦊 Leicester – Rodgers says no players have come back injured from the international break. Wilfried #Ndidi and Dennis #Praet were carrying niggles, but the City boss says he is confident they will be available for selection. Rodgers gives goalkeeper Danny #Ward his full support: “When you concede the goals we have, the spotlight will be on him. “I support Danny, I know his qualities, and I know he’ll find a more consistent and better level.”
🌳 Nottingham Forest – Forest are sweating on the fitness of defender Scott #McKenna and midfielder Morgan #Gibbs-White ahead of Monday’s crunch clash at Leicester City. Both are considered doubts
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