John Stones injured early in England’s match with Belgium

Football News Football Transfer Sports News
Help Us Share This Article


John Stones was substituted early after sustaining an injury in England‘s friendly match with Belgium on Tuesday.

The Manchester City defender was replaced by Joe Gomez after 10 minutes at Wembley Stadium.

Stones signaled that he was in discomfort after kicking the ball in the opening minutes, which prompted England to quickly prepare Gomez to come on.

He is the latest injury concern for England manager Gareth Southgate and City boss Pep Guardiola after Kyle Walker hurt his hamstring in Saturday’s game against Brazil.

Stones and Walker are both key players for club and country and are expected to be part of Southgate’s squad for the European Championship at the end of the season.

READ ALSO  English Premier League fixtures for the 2022–23 season is Officially Out

City, meanwhile, is defending its Premier League, Champions League and FA Cup trophies in the final month of the campaign.

City plays Real Madrid in the Champions League quarterfinals on April 9 and 17.

It also faces Premier League leader Arsenal in a top-of-the-table clash at Etihad Stadium on Sunday.

Reporting by The Associated Press. 

[Want great stories delivered right to your inbox? Create or log in to your FOX Sports account, follow leagues, teams and players to receive a personalized newsletter daily.]

FOLLOW Follow your favorites to personalize your FOX Sports experience

England

READ ALSO  Brazil Vs Argentina Game Suspended After Covid 19 Officials Storm Pitch To Arrest 4 Players (Photos And Video)


Get more from England Follow your favorites to get information about games, news and more




Source link


Help Us Share This Article

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *