Dominic Calvert-Lewin was substituted throughout Everton’s 2–0 loss to Leicester with one other damage, after reportedly feeling a “hamstring sensation”.
Calvert-Lewin has already missed most of this season, after struggling a ‘unusual’ knee downside on the eve of the 2022/23 marketing campaign, which stored him out of the Blues’ first 9 league video games.
He has since returned to motion, returning to the staff for his or her 2-1 loss to Manchester United in October, and has appeared in six video games since then, conceding a purpose throughout Everton’s 3-0 win over Crystal Palace. .
Dominic Calvert-Lewin (pictured) suffered a ‘hamstring damage’ in Everton’s 2-0 loss to Leicester
Frank Lampard (pictured) confirmed after the match that he would endure assessments this week
It has been a irritating 15 months for the 25-year-old, who was dominated out of 14 video games final season with a damaged toe.
Sadly for Everton, the damage instantly appeared ominous, with Calvert-Lewin stopping and heading down the tunnel straight to the medical rooms.
After the match, Frank Lampard confirmed fears that the striker had suffered a ‘hamstring downside’ and that it may elevate ominous considerations about his availability for the World Cup.
Requested if he knew how severe the damage was, the Everton supervisor advised Sky Sports activities: ‘No. We’ll scan it, it is a hamstring sensation. We do not suppose it is a severe damage, however we’ll have to attend for the scan.
Calvert-Lewin (proper) missed a big a part of the 2020/21 season with a fractured toe
However after the sport, Lampard advised BBC Sport that he “was on the lighter finish of a hamstring damage”.
Whereas it is not the primary time Calvert-Lewin has had hamstring issues, having been sidelined for 2 video games within the 2020/21 season with a smooth tissue downside, the striker now seems to be an excellent match. doubt for the world cup.
After the match, Everton legend Kevin Campbell advised Sky Sports activities that the striker “may want higher administration”.
“Nicely, he is not going,” Campbell stated, when requested about Calvert-Lewin’s World Cup hopes.
‘He comes again and performs back-to-back video games. To attain in opposition to Crystal Palace, which was nice for his confidence.’
‘However sadly he [Calvert-Lewin] he simply hasn’t performed sufficient soccer. Choosing up these accidents, I believe he wants a stretch of video games and time the place he performs a specific amount of minutes.”
Idrissa Gueye (left) was additionally substituted within the second half with what seemed to be accidents.
‘However he retains pulling up. He must be dealt with higher.
‘[Not going to] The World Cup will permit him to get well, practice exhausting after which make an assault on Christmas. However once more. They must maintain it going and placed on some video games behind closed doorways.
Frank Lampard now faces extra accidents as Idrissa Gueye and Amadou Onana have been additionally substituted within the second half with what seemed to be accidents.
Everton dropped to fifteenth within the Premier League desk, whereas Leicester overtook them on purpose distinction to thirteenth on purpose distinction.
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