Chelsea forward hurts hamstring in FA Cup final



LONDON — A dream scoring begin to his first FA Cup remaining resulted in agony for Christian Pulisic.

Now the American will miss the possibility to assist Chelsea overturn a 3-Zero deficit in opposition to Bayern Munich within the Champions League last-16 subsequent Saturday.

The 21-year-old winger needed to be helped off the sphere in Saturday’s remaining in opposition to Arsenal after pulling up with a hamstring harm.

Pulisic netted within the fifth minute in opposition to Arsenal to turn out to be the primary American man to attain in an FA Cup remaining. However Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang netted twice to clinch a 2-1 win that denied Chelsea the cup.

Chelsea supervisor Frank Lampard stated Pulisic’s harm can be scanned and assessed within the coming days. However Lampard stated Pulisic “clearly gained’t be match” for the journey to Munich with Bayern heavy favorites to advance.

The Champions League last-16 second leg was as a consequence of be performed in March earlier than the coronavirus pandemic shut down sports activities.

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