Rudiger Set To Miss Three More Weeks After Groin Surgery


Defender, Antonio Rudiger has suffered a huge setback on his way to making a return to the Chelsea squad after undergoing a groin injury.

The German defender has only featured for just 45 minutes this season since he underwent a knee operation. The player who joined in training last week had declared himself fit to play again only to break down that warranted him to see a specialist on Monday.

It had been reported that the defender would be out for a few weeks. towards the end of the month.

Lampard insisted it that isn’t the case. Speaking last week, Lampard said: ‘I saw the quotes. There was a miscommunication somewhere. He’s not fit and will be seeing a consultant on Monday.’

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So it appears he would have to take some time to regain match fitness and be able to play at least.

Rudiger has been Chelsea’s most consistent defender since joining…

Source: Complete Sports