Tahith Chong is back with Man Utd as he recovers from a surgical process that will depart him out of motion for as long as 5 months.
Manchester United youngster Tahith Chong has been observed back at Carrington as he begins his restoration from an injury that decrease his mortgage spell at Birmingham temporary.
The Curacao-born winger had been impressing for Lee Bowyer’s aspect inside the Championship nevertheless returned to United at the start of the month to bear a surgical process to revive a ruptured thigh tendon he suffered in training.
Chong’s operation was profitable nevertheless now the 21-year-old faces an anticipated 4 to five-month rehabilitation course of sooner than he can start playing as soon as extra.
The United academy graduate was observed by photographers arriving at the club’s training facilities on Tuesday morning as he continues his rehabilitation with the hope of playing as soon as extra by subsequent spring.
Chong had vastly impressed all through his mortgage spell at Birmingham the place he registered three assists in 13 appearances for the Championship aspect.
The youngster had joined the Blues on a season-long mortgage and speaking earlier this month manager Bowyer revealed he’d like to hold Chong back to the club inside the New Yr if an settlement shall be reached with United.
“It’s an enormous loss, all people is conscious of what he has been like since he has been proper right here, he has been an enormous player for us,” he instructed the Birmingham Mail.
“So it’s highly effective to take nevertheless essential issue now for Tahith is he’ll get his rehab correct, which he’ll do, he’ll go back to Man United now and they are going to look after him.
“These things happens in football, I spoke to him yesterday and Sunday and he is down, nevertheless, I said: ‘these things happens and it is advisable make sure to are a stronger man when you come by way of it’. However it absolutely’s powerful, he merely loves the game.
“He has been good proper right here, we’re positively going to miss him.
“I hope that every club can work one factor out, as you already know the funds have on a regular basis been one-in-one-out. I hope the two clubs can come to a settlement so we’re in a position to nonetheless use him when he comes back in course of the tip of the season.”