Sports

List of players who will miss the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar due to injury | Football news


The following is a list of players who were eliminated from November 20 to December 18. World Football Championship through trauma.
N’Golo Kante (France)
The Chelsea midfielder has struggled to recover from a hamstring injury that has kept him out of the game twice this season. He will be sidelined for 4 months after surgery.
Reece James (England)
The 22-year-old right-back suffered a knee injury during Chelsea’s Champions League clash with AC Milan in October and looks certain to miss the tournament in Qatar after being excluded for eight weeks.
Diogo Jota (Portugal)
The Liverpool forward will miss the tournament due to a calf injury sustained in their win over Manchester City but the club’s Premier League manager Jurgen Klopp says he will not require surgery.
Alexander Isak (Sweden)
The Newcastle United forward has suffered a setback while recovering from a thigh injury and manager Eddie Howe has confirmed he will not be playing again until after the World Cup.
Pedro Neto (Portugal)
The 22-year-old Wolverhampton Wanderers winger will undergo surgery for an ankle injury against West Ham United in October.
Boubacar Kamara (France)
The Aston Villa midfielder suffered a knee ligament injury in September, which will keep him out of action until after the World Cup.
Arthur Melo (Brazil)
The Liverpool loanee picked up a muscle injury during a Champions League match against Rangers in October.
RUN WITH TIME
The following players were injured but still fighting to regain their health and were considered for selection.
Paulo Dybala (Argentina)
AS Roma coach Jose Mourinho said the Argentine forward suffered a “very serious” injury when he injured his thigh muscle while taking a penalty against Lecce.
Kyle Walker (UK)
The Manchester City defender had successful groin surgery in early October but the 32-year-old said he was confident he would make a full recovery in time for a trip to Qatar.
Kalvin Phillips (England)
The Manchester City midfielder has been sidelined with a shoulder problem but could return before the World Cup.
Paul Pogba (France)
Pogba underwent surgery after he damaged his meniscus during training following his move back to Juventus.
Although Juve coach Massimiliano Allegri has said Pogba may not play for Italy until after the World Cup, the midfielder has returned to training.
Ronald Araujo (Uruguay)
The Barcelona midfielder decided to have thigh surgery at the end of September, saying he opted to go under the knife to get back to 100% “as soon as possible”.
Angel Di Maria (Argentina)
The Juventus winger will be out of action until early November with a hamstring injury that the club say will require around three weeks to heal.

news5s

News5s: Update the world's latest breaking news online of the day, breaking news, politics, society today, international mainstream news .Updated news 24/7: Entertainment, Sports...at the World everyday world. Hot news, images, video clips that are updated quickly and reliably

Related Articles

Back to top button