Chelsea's Christian Pulisic fits completely after shaking off adductor issue

Chelsea 's Christian Pulisic He has said that the adductor injury that has kept him out of action since January was more serious than initially suspected, but has been able to regain his physical condition during the closure of COVID-19.

The 21-year-old, who became the most expensive football player when he joined Chelsea In January 2019 for 64 million euros ($ 69.13 million), he has not played since the 1-1 draw against Brighton&hovealbiononnewyear'sday.

"I didn't take it as seriously as I think I should have. It was one of those you felt you could do a lot of things but you try to push it that one extra step and realise it's not ready yet," Pulisic told Chelsea 's website.

It was very difficult and frustrating to go through moments like that. I underestimated him and tried to come back as soon as I could because he wanted to play very badly.

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If anything, I've given myself a little more time to rest now and make sure I'm 100% fit. I would say that I am fully recovered and ready to leave as soon as we return.

Pulisic, named the American Football Federation's Male Player of the Year in December, has scored five goals in 16 league games this season.

The league is in talks to restart the campaign next month after the government opened the door on Thursday for professional soccer to resume.

Chelsea were fourth in the league with 48 points from 29 games when the competition was suspended.