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Lukaku's injury is 'less serious' than initially feared

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It looks like good news for the Belgian, who isn't expected to be out as long as many expected

Paul Thomas

Romelu Lukaku suffered a nasty looking ankle injury on Tuesday, and many Chelsea fans feared a lengthy injury layoff. Fortunately the injury looks less serious than initially feared at the moment, with the striker only expected to miss about a month:

Here's hoping that his follow up scans confirm what doctors found this morning, and that he'll be back sooner as opposed to later. Keep those fingers crossed...