Saints Fresh Injury Worries Ahead Of Everton Game
Tuesday, 7th Jul 2020 14:49
Ralph Hasenhuttl Has confirmed that he has more injury woes ahead of the trip to Goodison Park, however he does have one player back in the fold.
There is yet another injury doubt for the game against Everton as Saints attempt to win up there in the League for the first time since 1997 with Moussa Djenepo picking up a calf injury in training, just as he comes back into contention after a 3 match ban that turned into 4 months since his last appearance.
Speaking at his pre-match press conference, Ralph Hasenhuttl said:
"We have another injury with Moussa , it is a calf injury.
"A coincidence. It is a shame for him after a long time off now
"We have less training, less games - sometimes they are struggling with the higher intensity and physical strength.
"We have a few injuries at the moment and I cannot say how many changes I will make.
"We have one more session tomorrow and I can decide after that."
But the Austrian did confirm that Pierre Emile Hojbjerg was likely to return to the squad although it was more likely it would be a role on the bench.
He also indicated that Jan Valery, Jannik Vestergaard and Sofiane Boufal are all unlikely to be fit for the game, although with neither of those 3 being first choice at present that is not so much of a problem
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