Bad news for Chelsea as Striker Alvaro Morata Injury is somehow serious, He could miss seven crucial matches for the Premier League Champions over the coming weeks after the Spanish Football Federation revealed he has sustained a myofascial injury to his hamstring muscles.
The 24-year-old Spain international who move to Stamford Bridge from Real Madrid in the summer sustain the injury while playing for Chelsea in Saturday’s Premier League defeat to league leaders Manchester City.
Chelsea star Morata faces up to eight weeks on the sidelines
Morata who is Chelsea top goalscorer this season so far with seven goals has been forced to withdraw from Spain’s squad for the upcoming international fixtures through injury of that severity takes up to eight weeks to recover from – although Chelsea will hope their star striker is back sooner.
Morata will incredibly busy period of fixtures for Chelsea with the Blue takes on bottom-of-the-table London rivals Crystal Palace after the international break, as they start of a run of seven games in 23 days – culminating in a title clash at the start of November…
Crystal Palace v Chelsea (PREM) – Saturday October 14
Chelsea v Roma (UCL) – Wednesday October 18
Chelsea v Watford (PREM) – Saturday October 21
Chelsea v Everton (EFL) – Wednesday October 25
Bournemouth v Chelsea (PREM) – Saturday October 28
Roma v Chelsea (UCL) – Tuesday October 31
Chelsea v Manchester United (PREM) – November 5