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Tottenham, Brazil stiker Richarlison fears World Cup ‘dream’ over after damage

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Brazil ahead Richarlison fears his World Cup dream might be wrecked by a calf damage sustained in Tottenham Hotspur‘s 2-0 win over Everton on Saturday.

The 25-year-old was pictured on crutches and in tears having been pressured off 52 minutes into Saturday’s Premier League sport at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.

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Spurs head coach Antonio Conte instantly dominated the striker out of Wednesday’s journey to Manchester United and he’ll now endure scans to find out the extent of the damage with the World Cup finals in Qatar simply over a month away.

Chatting with ESPN Brasil after the match, Richarlison mentioned: “It is type of onerous to say as a result of it is near the belief of my dream [the World Cup]. I’ve already suffered an analogous damage to this however I hope it could actually heal as quickly as doable.

“The final time after I was at Everton, I used to be out of motion for about two months.

“I do know it is onerous to speak at this second, however let’s examine, I am going to recuperate. I’ve a scan on Monday however even strolling hurts. I’ve to remain constructive if I need to go to Qatar.

“It is all so shut, it is a few month to go, and we have been preparing, working each day in order that nothing critical can occur. Sadly, right this moment I had this calf damage, however now it is only a matter of ready, doing the therapy each day in order that I can recuperate as quickly as doable.”

Conte added on the state of affairs: “For positive, for Manchester United, he’s out. He felt one thing in his calf and he will not be out there for the sport in opposition to United. I believe he wants a little bit of time to recuperate.

“It’s a pity as a result of we’re speaking a few participant who give us a number of high quality however on the identical time additionally he’s robust. He improves our depth.”

Spurs even have doubts over Dejan Kulusevski, who has not performed since Sept. 17 attributable to a thigh drawback. Tottenham have 9 matches to play earlier than the Premier League breaks on Nov. 13 and Conte added: “The issue that Kulusevski has, he wants time to recuperate.

“Fingers crossed for the following video games as a result of we’ve to play many, many video games in a brief interval. When you’ve got the squad penalised with accidents, it turns into a bit tough. However right this moment we confirmed we’re prepared to beat each issue.”

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