Injured Leeds James (24, Chelsea) is expected to be out for a long time ‘this time’.
The UK’s ‘Daily Mail’ reported on the 12th (KST) that, “Reece James, who went down again with a hamstring injury, will meet with a specialist to determine the extent of the injury. James is expected to be out for a long period of time.”
Chelsea faced Everton in the 16th round of the 2023-2024 Premier League at Goodison Park in Liverpool, England, on Oct. 10. The match ended in a 0-2 loss for Chelsea. After conceding back-to-back goals to Abdoulaye Doucoure in the ninth minute of the second half and Louis Dobbin in stoppage time, the Blues failed to pick up a point and remain in 12th place in the league with 19 points.
Things aren’t looking good for Chelsea.
After a disappointing finish last season, finishing 12th in the league, the Blues were active in the transfer market in hopes of rebounding in the 2023-2024 season, 바카라사이트 and hired Mauricio Pochettino to lead the charge. However, things are still not looking good for Chelsea.
The Blues fought to win the game against Everton, but something happened that took the wind out of their sails. ‘Captain’ James, who started the game, was replaced by Levi Colwill in the 26th minute. The reason: a hamstring injury.
James is a Chelsea flanker, primarily a right fullback, who has made his presence felt in both attack and defense with his physicality, speed, and agility. He’s a classic ‘hexagonal’ player, with great defense and a powerful kick.
However, all of his strengths are often in vain. This is because of his frequent injuries. Last season, James appeared in only 16 league games, and in the final round he underwent a scan for a recurrence of his hamstring injury.
After re-injuring his hamstring in the season opener, James missed a whopping 10 league games this season.
He recently returned to action and despite the club’s careful management of the injury, it reoccurred. What’s worse is that there was no heavy competition or excessive sprinting for James in this game.
“James was visibly frustrated as he limped off the pitch,” said Football London, “He has a hamstring problem and this is the third consecutive game he has suffered a hamstring injury,” adding that it was a hamstring injury.
“James has been closely monitored by the club since his return from injury. He even refused to be called up during the national team’s call-up in November to avoid a recurrence, but in this game, with Gareth Southgate in attendance, he injured himself again.”
“Since joining the Chelsea first-team in 2019, James has been knocked out with 17 injuries, both major and minor, and this is his 18th,” the outlet continued, “bringing the total number of games he has missed through injury to 90. This injury will add to that number. James has made 118 starts for Chelsea,” the article sighs.
“In total, James has spent 472 days recovering from injury. He has suffered recurring injuries to his ankle, knee, and hamstring, and this is his sixth hamstring injury in the last two years.”
After suffering three hamstring injuries in a row, 에볼루션 바카라사이트 James will see a hamstring specialist. According to the Daily Mail, “James will see a specialist to determine the extent of the injury, which is expected to keep him out for an extended period of time and in some cases put his participation at UEFA Euro 2024 in doubt. In the worst case scenario, James is likely to undergo surgery to repair the damaged hamstring.”