Chelsea‘s 1-1 draw against Manchester United was a very bittersweet performance for the Blues. While they were able to salvage a point and remain unbeaten under Guus Hiddink thanks to late heroics by Diego Costa, they may have lost centre-back Kurt Zouma for the foreseeable future to one of the most shocking injuries in the Premier League this season.
Warning: this video is not for the faint of heart.
You can see the moment his leg gives out on him as Zouma crumbles to the ground, and the pain is so severe that even the limited pitch range of the NBC microphones were able to clearly make out his cries of
Without a doubt, it was one of the scariest moments in recent memory at Stamford Bridge, and fans can only hope that the damage to Zouma’s leg isn’t serious. With the impending departure of John Terry at the end of the season, Zouma is expected to be a big part of the club’s future at centre-back.
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