Tottenham midfielder Giovani Lo Celso has picked up a groin injury while on international duty but played down the seriousness of the setback. The 23-year-old was pulled throughout the 0-0 draw against Chile after 53 minutes and looks likely to overlook their game Mexico on Wednesday.
Argentina’s official Twitter accounts afterward confirmed he had”suffered a setback” to his left groin. But, Lo Celso told colleagues:”My problem was just a blow. It is not something to be worried about”.
“We deserved a little more. We had a good deal of chances to convert however, it wasn’t to be”.
Lo Celso arrived at Tottenham on loan from Real Betis on Deadline Day, together with the obligation to buy summer, however, is nevertheless to have up to pace along with his Spurs team-mates.
The midfielder has made three substitute appearances in the Premier League because his arrival, but is to begin a match for the Champions League runners-up.
Fellow summertime window acquisitions Tanguy Ndombele along with Ryan Sessegnon are also sidelined with injuries.