Cardiff City coach gives injury update on Osei Tutu

Published on: 13 January 2021
Cardiff City coach gives injury update on Osei Tutu
PRESTON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 18: Jordi Osei-Tutu of Cardiff City receives medical treatment during the Sky Bet Championship match between Preston North End and Cardiff City at Deepdale on October 18, 2020 in Preston, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Lewis Storey/Getty Images)

Osei Tutu got injured in Cardiff's 1-1 draw against Middlesbrough in October but he is now close to joining the squad for training.

The defender has made six league appearances for Cardiff City since joining the club on loan from Arsenal in August.

Speaking to the club's website Cardiff City coach said Osei Tutu will be training soon.

"We truly hope to have Kieffer Moore back for Norwich [on Saturday]. He will be on the training pitch this week, and Jordi Osei-Tutu will be there too,"

Osei Tutu played for German Bundesliga 2 side Bochum last season on loan, he made 21 appearances involving 16 starts and scored five goals.

The defender joined the Gunners in 2015 from Reading and he is yet to for the Arsenal first team.