Rose Lavelle has been sidelined for a “short spell” because of a knee injury in the game against Everton.
midfielder will be unavailable for selection on Wednesday when her teammates kick off their 2020-21
She played in the first half of the game againstEverton
which led to a 3-0 victory for Manchester City.
The 25-year-old will unavailable for selection when Manchester City opens their 2020-21 Champions League campaign on Wednesday.
Manchester City coach,Gareth Taylor
, updated news on Lavelle’s condition before the medical assessment:
“Crutches were a precaution so it probably looked worse. Hopefully, it’s not too bad.
“We were trying to get her into a decent vein of consistency.
“We had to be mindful of Rose’s existing problems. She’s had a few niggles and she was limited in what she could do on USA camp.
“If you compare Rose’s situation with
’, we got Sam a little bit earlier to the club and once she gained a decent level of fitness, she hit the ground running.
“It’s not ideal but she’s resilient and she’ll bounce back.”