Jump to content

Kayal out for 4 months


Recommended Posts

http://sport.stv.tv/football/scottish-premier/celtic/292612-celtics-beram-kayal-may-not-play-again-this-season/

Celtic have been dealt a major blow with the news that Beram Kayal will be out for at least four months with an ankle injury.

The club has confirmed that Kayal will require surgery, due to take place on Monday and could miss the rest of the Scottish Premier League season as he recovers.

Kayal was stretchered off in the 77th minute of Celtic's 1-0 win against Rangers, following a challenge from Lee McCulloch.

The midfielder was initially ruled out for four weeks but subsequent scans have shown that further treatment is required and the player will travel to London on Monday for surgery.

The news is the latest in a series of injury setbacks for the highly-rated player. Kayal missed three months of his first season with a hernia complaint and then missed the final games of the season with a broken wrist.

Link to post
Share on other sites

  • Replies 78
  • Created
  • Last Reply

Top Posters In This Topic

Top Posters In This Topic

I'm not really into celebrating players getting injured no matter who they play for, i'd much rather concentrate on positive stuff about Rangers!

However it is good news for Rangers as I think they are a better team when he plays. If I remember right they went on a really bad run when he got injured last season!

Link to post
Share on other sites

I'm the other way about, Ki is vastly overrated.

Is it coincidence that when Ki was playing regularly earlier in the season Celtic dropped many points, since he's dropped out the team they've been on a ten game unbeaten run. Ki has started in three of those win's, two were eventual struggles at home to Kilmarnock and Dunfermline.

Looking in more detail, Kayal being out and Ki coming in could be a difference maker if we can come out of the transfer window in decent shape.

I tend to agree. Kayal is a good player and doesn't mind when the boots start flying in but Ki is only good when Celtic are already 2 or 3 up and the game is finished. He doesn't want to know when it gets physical!!

Link to post
Share on other sites

Thought they'd have a moan about how he got injured but fair play to Lennon, admitted it was just two guys committed to a challenge. He's one of their better players but I don't think he's been as good this season. Still, every little helps. He keeps them ticking along and will be missed by them. The wee dog eater has a dig on him but doesn't run the game the way Kayal can

Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Restore formatting

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

  • Upcoming Events

    No upcoming events found

×
×
  • Create New...