Ken Walker III Could Miss Season Opener with “Little Hernia Thing”

Walker has been a bright spot at Seahawks training camp early on, but an injury could now sideline him for weeks, or even months. On Tuesday Coach Pete Carroll said he missed practice with a hernia. “Ken’s got a little hernia thing that he’s working on and we’ve got to get through that. So I […]

Favorites and Sleepers for Comeback Player of the Year

The NFL Comeback Player of the Year award doesn’t have any exact criteria. Instead, it goes to the player who displayed the most perseverance and improvement in the face of adversity. Generally, the winner missed significant time in the season before, so for 2022 we are looking at players who missed games in 2021. While […]

Fulham’s Manor Solomon Set for Lengthy Absence Following Meniscus Surgery

Manor Solomon is expected to be sidelined through the World Cup after undergoing surgery on his knee. The Israel winger suffered a torn meniscus in a behind-closed-doors match last week and is now expected to be sidelined for “a few months.” The meniscus is made up of two c-shaped pieces of cartilage (medial and lateral) […]

How Walker Buehler’s Flexor Strain Led to Potential Tommy John Surgery

Dodgers ace Walker Buehler has been on the IL since June with an arm injury, but the initial diagnosis was a grade 2 flexor strain. He then underwent surgery on the elbow to remove a bone spur that had been there for awhile. His medical team figured that while he was already going to be […]

Diego Carlos Ruptured Achilles, Likely Out for the Season

Aston Villa is in trouble after losing Diego Carlos. The Brazilian centre-back ruptured his left Achilles tendon in their victory over Everton on Sunday and will undergo surgery. This is likely to end his season as the recovery time is typically 9-12 months. Some player can return closer to six months, but it isn’t common […]

Liverpool v Crystal Palace

Liverpool Team Health Score: 4.33 Crystal Palace Team Health Score: 8.81 Liverpool will be without a number of their players for Monday’s clash with Crystal Palace. Thiago Alcantara suffered a hamstring injury and is likely to be out for a month, Curtis Jones (calf), Diogo Jota (thigh), Ibrahima Konate (knee) and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (hamstring) are […]

Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur

Chelsea Team Health Score: 6.41 Tottenham Hotspur Team Health Score: 9.68 Chelsea’s only absentee is Mateo Kovacic who has had a slight setback with his recovery from a knee injury. Thomas Tuchel has also confirmed Marcos Alonso will not take part in the game as “he is not training as he tries to finalise his […]

Nottingham Forest v West Ham United

Nottingham Forest Team Health Score: 9.97 West Ham United Team Health Score: 8.30 Nottingham Forest defender Scott McKenna picked up an injury during training and is a doubt for the game, he will be given a late fitness test to prove his fitness. Ryan Yates (knee) and Steve Cook are also missing and hope to […]

Brentford v Manchester United

Brentford Team Health Score: 7.79 Manchester United Team Health Score: 6.38 New Brentford head coach Thomas Frank will be without Ethan Pinnock due to a knee injury, Kristoffer Ajer (thigh) and Sergi Canos (thigh). Ajer and Canos are aiming to be back near the end of August. New signing Mikkel Damsgaard is available but will […]

Wolverhampton Wanderers v Fulham

Wolverhampton Wanderers Team Health Score: 3.78 Fulham Team Health Score: 9.84 Wolves are still without talesman Raul Jimenez out due to a knee injury and could hand new signing Goncalo Guedes his debut. Nelson Semedo and Adama Traore have both recovered from thigh injuries and are available, but Joao Moutinho will miss out with an […]

Southampton v Leeds United

Southampton Team Health Score: 6.51 Leeds United Team Health Score: 5.96 Southampton manager Ralph Hassenhuttl has confirmed Lyanco has only trained for a few days following his knee injury and will be missing along with Tino Livramento (knee). Leeds Captain Liam Cooper (calf), Adam Forshaw (knee) and debutant Luis Sinisterra (hamstring) could all return against […]

Manchester City v AFC Bournemouth

Manchester City Team Health Score: 6.12 Bournemouth Team Health Score: 7.76 Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola will be without three players, Aymeric Laporte is still recovering from knee surgery, Kalvin Phillips is still not fit and Cole Palmer has a foot problem. Bournemouth’s new defensive signing Marcos Senesi could be involved following his arrival from […]

Brighton & Hove Albion v Newcastle United

Brighton & Hove Albion Team Health Score: 7.31 Newcastle United Team Health Score: 1.86 Graham Potter, Brighton’s head coach has the luxury of picking the same starting lineup that beat Manchester United on opening day, with no news injuries. Long-term absentee Jakub Moder is the only player unavailable. Jamal Lacelles is expected to be fit […]

Arsenal v Leicester City

Arsenal Team Health Score: 7.18 Leicester City Team Health Score: 3.56 Mikel Arteta was tight lipped on which of his players will be playing on Saturday. Summer signing Fabio Vieira, Takehiro Tomiyasu and Emile Smith Rowe have returned to training this week and all have a chance of making an appearance. Kieran Tierney could start […]