Tammy Abraham in tears after falling awkwardly during UCL clash with Valencia

Tammy Abraham in tears after falling awkwardly during UCL clash with Valencia

- Tammy Abraham suffered a hip injury during Chelsea's 2-2 draw with Valencia in the Champions League

- The 22-year-old fell awkwardly and landed on his hips and was stretchered off and taken to the hospital

- Frank Lampard has confirmed that the injury was not as severe as it looked but it is still uncertain with the extent of damage

Tammy Abraham was stretchered off during Chelsea's 2-2 draw with Valencia in a Champions League group game played at the Mestalla.

The England striker was in tears after falling heavily on Ezequiel Garay but Frank Lampard has confirmed that the injury was not as bad as he thought.

However, it is still unknown how much time he will spend on the sidelines as the 22-year-old is set to undergo a scan on Thursday, November 28.

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"He is in the dressing room now.

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"A bang on the hip, it might not be as severe as we first thought," Lampard said.

Abraham was on the ground for a long time before he was being attended to and was replaced at half time with Mitchy Batshuayi.

The Blues striker was in pain and distress as he was quickly wrapped in blankets and it is understood that he was immediately taken to the hospital.

Chelsea must have to win their last group game against Lille at Stamford Bridge to secure their passage into the round of 16.

But Lampard was not happy with his team's performance after missing a couple of clear chances which could have buried the game.

Lampard said: "It’s a positive that it is now in our hands. We both had incredible chances.

"We had numerous ones in the first half. I don’t feel fortunate. I didn’t love the match.

"It can happen in football. It is about if you can get through the game."

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Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that Jose Mourinho has tendered an apology to Tottenham defender Eric Dier after subbing him off in the 29th minute against Olympiacos.

Spurs went down by 2-0 after just 19 minutes into the match and he immediately made a tactical change as the England midfielder was brought off for Christian Eriksen.

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