Netherlands vs USA: Pulisic gives update on injury
USA winger, Christian Pulisic, has provided the latest update on his injury ahead of his team’s FIFA World Cup Round of 16 clash against the Netherlands on Saturday evening.
Pulisic confirmed he didn’t suffer a testicular injury during USA’s clash against Iran.
The Chelsea star said that he suffered a blow to his pelvic bone.
Pulisic said (via The Guardian): “It was very painful. That [pelvic] bone is there for a reason to protect you; I hit it well, It was sore, but it is getting better.
“[I] didn’t get hit in the balls. I am all right.”
He added: “I am going to go meet now with the team medical staff and make a decision on [training] today, just kind of see how I am feeling, taking it day by day, Right now, I am doing everything in my power to be able to be out there on the field on Saturday.”