Chelsea defender in danger of missing the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar
Gareth Southgate is at risk of losing one of his soldiers as a “last minute” injury in the Champions League could send the Chelsea defender out of the tournament.
The FIFA World Cup 2022 He is under fire for the schedule because many of the national team players take hits that could keep them out of the tournament. at the moment Paul Pogba He’s one of the many names that won’t be ready for world Cup due to injuries.
England is now no stranger to these last minute injuries Chelsea defender Ben Chilwell He sustained a hamstring injury in last night’s Champions League win over Dinamo Zagreb.
The 25-year-old grabbed his hamstring towards the end of the match and fell to the ground, his face covered in tears. After the match, Chelsea coach Graham Potter spoke about the injury.
Graham Potter on Ben Chilwell’s injury
Potter gave a pessimistic update on Ben Chilwell during his post-match press conference, “[It’s] Not great. When he stands like that, that’s a concern. We need to scan it but it’s not positive at the moment.
“It’s a blow to us on an otherwise positive evening. Seeing him pull like that’s not a great sight so fingers crossed when scanned it’s not bad [as it looked]. We are clearly disappointed.”
Manager Chilwell has stated that he is “disturbed” by the injury that is putting him at risk for the World Cup. Chilwell played 17 caps and 1 goal for the Three Lions, and played 5 matches in 2021.