Jamaal Lascelles suffers 'strange' injury in Newcastle United defeat

Jamaal Lascelles has been added to Newcastle United's injured list.

Saturday, 21st November 2020, 3:00 pm
Jamaal Lascelles.
Jamaal Lascelles.

The defender was replaced at the break in this afternoon’s 2-0 home defeat to Chelsea.

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Lascelles had hurt his knee late in the first half, and United's captain then felt his thigh when he went to test it before the restart.

“It’s a strange one,” said United head coach Steve Bruce.

“He hurt his knee before half time When he ran out to test his knee. He felt his thigh."