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Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers has actually validated that Ricardo Pereira has actually suffered a fractured leg in their EFL Cup loss to Liverpool on Wednesday.
The 28- year-old suffered a damaged leg after a scary deal with from child Tyler Morton on the Portuguese in the quarter-final of the EFL Cup.
The full-back hopped off the pitch following that nasty difficulty and now it has actually been exposed that he might miss out on as much as 2 months of football action due to that injury.
Rodgers was dissatisfied that the Reds’ child just got a yellow card and wasn’t dismissed from the pitch for his scary deal with.
He stated (according to the Mirror): “Ricardo Pereira will be [out for] 6 to 8 weeks.
” That’s so aggravating for him with how difficult he has actually worked. For the referee not to see that, it’s a fractured fibula and he’s fortunate it’s not even worse.”
Ricardo Pereira’s most current injury is a huge blow for Leicester City who are currently needing to compete with protective injuries to Johnny Evans, James Justin, Wesley Fofana and Caglar Soyuncu.
The Foxes have actually been extremely irregular this season and are presently 10 th in the league standings, having 22 points from 17 matches.
They declared an emphatic 4-0 triumph over Newcastle United previously this month, with Youri Tielemans making a brace.
However, the East Midlands’ attire stopped working to develop on that big win and fell 6-3 to Manchester City last weekend in the Premier League.
They are now set to host Liverpool at the King Power Stadium in midweek.