Chelsea manager Graham Potter An injury update on Armando Broja. After being carried off the field during yesterday’s friendly defeat at Aston Villa.
Chelsea manager Graham Potter provided a worrying update on Armando Broya. After the Blues star was carried off the pitch during a friendly against A. Stan Villa yesterday. Amid doubts that he will have a knee injury. The 21-year-old suffered severe pain after playing 19 minutes of the UFABET game in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. After colliding with Ezri Konza during a ball chase
Broya let out a scream and grabbed him on his right knee. Then was carried off the pitch after a long halt. In an interview following the 1-0 defeat, Potter said it was too early to say how long his players would be sidelined, but admitted that ‘Injuries don’t look that good’ I think he had some contact with their players and the pitch,” Potter told Chelsea’s official website. “It doesn’t look good right now. But it’s too early to say. I hope he’s okay. But it was awkward.”
The Albania international has made 18 appearances for the Blues this season. But it’s only started two games in the Premier League , but his injury will derail Potter’s plans. This left the manager with Kai Havertz and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang the only options in the midfield of the offensive line. Chelsea return to action on December 27, 2022 when they host Bournemouth in the Premier League at Stamford Bridge.
Meanwhile, Reece James and Wesley Fofana are still recovering from their injuries . by which potter Hopefully the pair will be available for action after Christmas when they face the Cherries, with James suffering a knee injury in October that cost him Gareth South ‘s England place. Gate, meanwhile, Fofana suffered a more serious knee injury against Milan a week before James’ injury.
In this friendly, Chelsea fell behind after just seven minutes as Villa captain John McGinn scored the only goal of the game that was the winning goal . The Blues’ key kick throughout the match can create a constant threat on the right flank. He came close to equalizing for Chelsea as Jorginho crossed the youngster’s feet. Before the person can beat the game to get the opponent to try to finish but not yet hit the target
Meanwhile, Marcus Bettinelli impressed Potter with the opportunity to make crucial one-on-one saves against both Leon Bailey and substitute Danny Ings midway through the second half. While Potter used mid-season friendlies as an opportunity to try out youth players, Unai Emery opted for more experienced players on the field to build momentum.