DANIEL STURRIDGE’S injury curse struck once more as he limped off just 3 mins into West Brom’s commute to Chelsea.
The on-loan Liverpool striker, 28, went down early in the Stamford Bridge conflict and failed to run off the issue.
Sturridge misplaced the ball to Chelsea defender Cesar Azpilicueta in what became out to be his best contact of the sport.
West Brom received a nook however just seconds later Jonny Evans used to be signalling to boss Alan Pardew and his bench that it used to be curtains for Sturridge.
It comes in just the Birmingham-born striker’s 2d get started since becoming a member of suffering Baggies till the top of the season.
The injury is Sturridge’s 14th over the past 4 seasons, with his earlier ones inflicting him to omit a fantastic 97 fits.
It is bound to be a significant blow to each his World Cup hopes in addition to the Baggies’ survival hopes.
The guests went 1-Zero down to Eden Hazard’s strike and defeat would go away them seven issues from protection with just 11 video games left.
And a number of weeks at the sidelines would go away Sturridge with just a handful of video games to end up his health to Three Lions boss Gareth Southgate.
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Pardew used to be determined to land Sturridge and swooped on January 30 to pip Newcastle boss Rafa Benitez to his signature.
Baggies are believed to have paid a £2million mortgage price for the previous Manchester City and Chelsea ace, whose £130,000-a-week wages also are being lined through the membership.