Christian Pulisic out for weeks with another injury
Chelsea

Christian Pulisic out for weeks with another injury

Christian Pulisic is the latest name to feature on Chelsea's injury list. The American forward hurt his knee in the first half of Chelsea's 1-0 loss against Manchester City on Thursday. Manager Graham Potter said the club is still analyzing Pulisic's knee. However, he estimated that this stint on the sidelines could stretch into February. […]

Chelsea

/ 18 days ago

Christian Pulisic out for weeks with another injury

Christian Pulisic is the latest name to feature on Chelsea's injury list. The American forward hurt his knee in the first half of Chelsea's 1-0 loss against Manchester City on Thursday. Manager Graham Potter said the club is still analyzing Pulisic's knee. However, he estimated that this stint on the sidelines could stretch into February. […]

Chelsea

/ 45 days ago

Chelsea target striker after Armando Broja season-ending injury

Chelsea received some bad news regarding an injury to Armando Broja on Wednesday. The injury and ensuing surgery rules out the striker for the remainder of the current campaign. The youngster suffered the setback during a friendly match at the weekend. "Having sustained a knee injury during the first half of Sunday’s friendly against Aston […]

Eriksen

/ 78 days ago

Why are soccer players having cardiac arrests?

As an eleven-year-old, I was shocked when Marc Vivien Foe collapsed in the midst of an intense soccer match between Cameroon, the darlings of the 2003 Confederations Cup, and Colombia. Foe had the physique of a titan and was arguably one of the best African midfielders of the time. He was just 28 years old. […]

Injury News

/ 109 days ago

Matip, Alexander-Arnold add to growing Liverpool injury crisis

The Liverpool injury crisis continues as Joël Matip and Trent Alexander-Arnold join the list of players to hit the sidelines. Including these two, Liverpool has eight senior players unavailable due to various injuries. Both Matip and Alexander-Arnold are set to miss two weeks. Matip has a calf issue, while his English teammate picked up an […]

Injury News

/ 166 days ago

International efforts needed to understand sport's dementia risk: report

London (AFP) – Coordinated international research is vital to boost understanding of the link between brain injuries in people playing sport and the development of dementia, a report said on Tuesday. It comes after a group of former rugby players decided to sue governing bodies World Rugby, the Rugby Football Union and the Welsh Rugby […]
ByAFP

Injury News

/ 342 days ago

Footballers' union call for temporary concussion substitutes

Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Temporary concussion substitutes are needed to safeguard players because of the pressure on medical teams to make quick assessments, the English Professional Footballers' Association (PFA) said Monday. On Sunday, Leeds United's Robin Koch was substituted 19 minutes after suffering a head injury that needed to be bandaged in a 4-2 […]
ByAFP

Bayer Leverkusen

/ 342 days ago

Leverkusen striker Schick out for 'weeks' with calf injury

Berlin (AFP) – Bayer Leverkusen striker Patrik Schick will be out for "some weeks" after picking up a calf injury in his side's defeat to Mainz, the club said Sunday. In-form Czech striker Schick scored his 20th goal of the season in the 3-2 loss to Mainz on Friday, but came off injured early in […]
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FIFA

/ 452 days ago

How playing too many games takes a toll on soccer players

Playing too many games is one of the main issues surrounding the current landscape of soccer. With international breaks and competitions overlapping with players' club seasons, there are small windows of true rest. For instance, players in the Premier League, La Liga and the Bundesliga often cannot take breaks that some of the more privileged […]