Leeds United have revealed that Junior Firpo will miss the start of the season. After sustaining an injury for eight weeks
, the 25-year-old defender suffered an injury during Thursday’s 4-0 warm-up win over Blackpool. And not traveling to Australia at this time,
Jesse Marsh revealed: “He should be out for about eight weeks.”
“We hope it’s a little faster. because of junior He’s recovering quickly from before he hurt his inner knee ligament.
Leeds head coach Jesse Marsch has now confirmed the extent of Firpo ’s injury ahead of their match friendly against Crystal Palace on Friday.
“He’s most likely out for eight weeks,” Marsch said on the left-back. “We’re hopeful that it’s a little bit faster because Junior healed really, really quickly last time after the MCL injury.” the UFABET report
Marsch also gave an update on club captain Liam Cooper, who has been struggling with an injury as well.
“I think he’s just got a little bit of an achilles issue and so we’re just being cautious, take it day by day,” he added. “He won’t play tomorrow.
We have other options, like Pascal Stroud and maybe Jack Harrison,
but in the whole process We’re always trying to assess what we need in this position.
“So when we recognize the importance of this we have a clearer picture. We still have time. We still have time.”