Leicester City’s Wesley Fofana outlines his return date after horror injury

Fofana suffers horror injury

Highly-rated Leicester City defender Wesley Fofana has been a revelation since he joined the Foxes from Saint-Etienne in the Summer of 2020.

making 42 appearances across all competitions las campaign.

In what was supposed to be another step forward for the Leicester man, he was dealt a massive blow in pre-season, as he picked up a severe injury in a pre-season friendly against Europa League champions Villareal.

Brendan Rodgers since confirmed that he would not play again until 2022, but little has been heard about him since. The injury forced Leicester into the transfer window once more, completing a deal for Southampton centre-back Jannick Vestergaard.

However, now, news on his recovery has come to the fore.

Fofana issues an uupdate

Taking to Twitter spaces, Wesley Fofana himself provided an update on his fitness, and it proves to be good news for Foxes fans.

Speaking earlier this evening, the Leicester man revealed:

“I’m starting to see the end of the tunnel. The return is coming soon. It will be at the end of December, if all goes well”

His return would be a massive boost to Leicester, who have been struggling in his absence, and currently sit in 12th place, having won four and lost four of their opening 11 games, and they have been performing little better in the Europa League, where they sit in 3rd place in their group, albeit 2 points off top spot with 2 games to play.

Will Fofana prove the difference?

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Author: Ben Browning

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