Chelsea young midfielder Charly Musonda has opened up on his struggles and bouts of injuries he has suffered in his career on his way to recovery.
You could recall the player has had a string of chronic knee injuries that has left him on the sidelines for the past 4 years without any action. He was a promising star who had a bright future ahead of him.
In an interview with the BBC, Musonda revealed that he is currently in injury rehabilitation in Dubai. He compared his journey to recovery as getting ready for a boxing match.
He said: ‘It’s very difficult to have three years without being able to do what you really love. I would be lying to say it’s been easy, but I’ve always known that some struggles are worth going through.
‘I feel like a fighter now preparing for a boxing match. It would be an incredible comeback – an incredible story. Every day is part of the journey, every day a step closer to coming back. I’m on the right track.
‘I do believe if I put a run together and I come back, I can play for a good 10 years. I’m still 24 – if I come back in the prime of my career, I can put a run together – that’s my goal.’
: ‘I know how hard it is, so I’m really proud of them. Seeing people you’ve grown up with doing so well, you can only be happy. Hopefully, I’ll be able to one day train and play with them again.’ he added.