West Bromwich Albion striker Daryl Dike might be out for as much as 9 months after rupturing his Achilles tendon.
Dike has been affected by setbacks since becoming a member of the Baggies in January 2022.
A hamstring damage picked up on his full debut towards Peterborough stored him out for six months and a thigh downside only one recreation into his return led to one other three-month absence.
He missed out on the USA World Cup squad as a consequence however scored seven objectives in 22 league video games for the Baggies after regaining health in November.
However, he was stretchered off simply earlier than the hour mark on the bet365 Stadium after damaging his proper Achilles.
The Baggies say the damage would require surgical procedure and estimate Dike can be “sidelined for six to nine months”.
“Albion’s medical and sports science teams will provide Dike with all the support he requires to return to full fitness later this year,” the membership added.
West Brom are three factors off the Championship play-off locations with 5 video games remaining.