13 February, 2013 - 03:05

Man City Richards returns to light training

Man City Richards returns to light training

Daily Mail informs Man City have been given huge boost with the news their key defender Micah Richards has returned to light training following the knee injury that kept him on the sidelines for about 5 months.

The 24-year-old England international has suffered a serious knee injury in Man City 1-0 win over Swansea on October 27 and has to undergo a surgery. Currently he is completing the closing stages of his treatment program and could be back in full training in several weeks. Mancini is not likely to risk the player taking into account the seriousness of his injury and will test him in one of the club’s Under 21 games to offer him much-needed match practice.

Richards’ return will give Mancini desired squad-depth in their chase of the Premier league title. The defending champions are 12 points behind leaders Manchester United after eye-brow raising 3-1 defeat against Southampton.

Found a mistake? Highlight it with mouse and press CTRL + Enter. Thank you!

Author: Basil Naumov

Bookmark and Share

Liked the article?

Vote:
0
rating
+1
-1

Comments

Please, register to take part in user rating.

Newswire

25 October
9 October
11 June
26 May
15 April
27 March
12 March
21 January
10 January
29 November
28 November
30 July
1 August
27 September
26 September
20 July