It's a lightning strike. Richarlison (Tottenham) finally goes to the operating table.
media outlet Football London reported on the 7th that Richarlison has
revealed that he will undergo surgery soon. With the successive injuries
to the offensive line, the role of ‘Captain’ Son Heung-min has become
Tottenham, led by coach Enze Postecoglou, lost 1 to 4 in the 2023-2024 English Premier League (EPL) home game against Chelsea held at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London, England on the 7th. Tottenham suffered their first loss of the season amidst bad news, with two players being sent off. Christian Romero and Destiny Udozi both received red cards.
There were also departures due to injuries. Football London said, 'Mickey van der Pen and James Maddison were replaced due to injury. However, Richarlison was not used. I watched the game from the bench. He said that after the loss he was informed that he would soon undergo surgery.
Richarlison told ESPN: "It was an important game. Of course I expected to play. It's part of football. I felt I could rest. The last few months have not been easy. I have had health problems. I consulted the doctor. "We talked. I will have surgery soon. I will fight as best as I can. I need to be healthy. I am not 100%," he said.
Richarlison left Everton and joined Tottenham ahead of the 2022-2023 season. His transfer fee was 60 million pounds. However, he received the disgrace of being a 'scam' in his first season. There were also rumors of a disagreement with then-director Antonio Conte. He tried to turn things around this season, but the situation is still not good. He has been held to just one goal in 10 league games this season.