Leicester defender set for six-week lay-off

first_img Jeffrey Schlupp Leicester City defender Jeffrey Schlupp could be out for six weeks.The 22-year-old is currently struggling with a hamstring problem and did not feature against Chelsea on Monday.Manager Claudio Ranieri has now confirmed the Ghana international could be out for over a month.But there is good news for the Foxes as midfielder Danny Drinkwater, who limped off against Chelsea, could be be back in a week.“Schlupp is a little more serious,” said Ranieri.“I don’t know how long it takes – six weeks, maybe one month.“Drinky is okay, it’s a little problem.“I don’t think he will be ready for the next match but maybe the Liverpool one (on December 26).” 1last_img read more