Carney Chukwuemeka: Chelsea Midfielder Faces Six-Week Recovery After Knee Surgery

Starlyon King
By Starlyon King
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Carney Chukwuemeka in the match against WestHam

Chelsea midfielder Carney Chukwuemeka will miss six weeks from the pitch following knee surgery on Monday.

Chukwuemeka of Chelsea suffered this injury during the team’s 3-1 loss to West Ham, a match in which he scored Chelsea’s only goal.

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As a high-profile £20 million summer acquisition from Aston Villa, he was a key starter in Chelsea’s initial two Premier League fixtures of the season.

Carney Chukwuemeka tweet

“Bitter sweet feeling scoring my 1st goal for Chelsea but picking up an injury and not coming home with 3 points. Minor setback but I’ll be back very soon Thank you Chelsea fans for your love & support”

Carney Chukwuemeka tweeted

The Blues have officially confirmed that Chukwuemeka has undergone surgery and is now set to embark on his rehabilitation journey. The club’s medical team will closely support him at their state-of-the-art Cobham training facility.

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