Ancelotti gives Calvert-Lewin injury update

Thursday18 February 2021 | 10:22
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The English striker has been sidelined for two weeks, but his manager says he could start the Merseyside derby on Wednesday.

Dominic Calvert-Lewin

got injured in his team’s 5-4 win over


in the FA Cup. The player missed his team’s matches against



Manchester City

but according to

Carlo Ancelotti

, he will be ready to play against


in their Wednesday Premier League match. The 23-year-old has been enjoying perfect form this season and has managed to score 13 goals in his 20 Premier League matches for the Toffees. In a post-match interview after his side’s 3-1 defeat against Manchester City, Ancelotti provided an update on the player’s injury.

He told the reporters:

“We preferred to give Allan one day training instead of staying on the bench. He trained today and we hope he will be available for Saturday – to start. Also, Calvert-Lewin, I think, can start.”

Asked about

Yerry Mina

and his injury, Ancelotti responded:

“Yerry Mina, we have to check. For sure, he will not be available to play against Liverpool.”

source: SportMob