U.S. men’s national team star Christian Pulisic will continue on the sidelines after suffering an injury setback, according to Chelsea manager Frank Lampard.
Pulisic, 21, has not played since Dec. 26 due to a lingering leg muscle injury, with Lampard saying the club will reassess the player’s status after the Premier League’s winter break.
“We tried to get him out there last week, step it up a little bit, but we had to pull out of that,” Lampard said. “The break might have come at a good.
This leaves a question of who is out and who is a doubt for Chelsea when they resume Premier League after the winter break with a massive game against Manchester United at Stamford Bridge?