The English striker has been sidelined for two weeks, but his manager says he could start the Merseyside derby on Wednesday.
got injured in his team’s 5-4 win overTottenham
in the FA Cup. The player missed his team’s matches againstFulham
but according to
, he will be ready to play againstLiverpool
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 aboutYerry Mina
and his injury, Ancelotti responded:
“Yerry Mina, we have to check. For sure, he will not be available to play against Liverpool.”