The 27-year-old was compelled off within the Toffees’ defeat to Burnley on Saturday after hurting himself diving to cease a Johann Berg Gudmundsson effort

Carlo Ancelotti is assured Everton won’t be with out Jordan Pickford for too lengthy after the goalkeeper suffered a rib harm.

Pickford, 27, had to get replaced late within the first half of Everton’s 2-1 defeat at residence to Burnley on Saturday after sustaining an harm.

The Toffees are ready for the England worldwide to have a scan on his ribs, however Ancelotti believes he will likely be accessible once more earlier than lengthy.

What has been stated?

Requested about Pickford’s situation after the match, Ancelotti informed reporters: “We do not know. He has precisely the identical drawback because the month when he was out for 2 or three video games. 

“He has a scan on Monday and we are going to see after the scan.

“I hope that Jordan can get well quickly however we’ve got to see, we’ve got to verify.

“It isn’t going to be an enormous, massive drawback as a result of it’s the similar drawback [as before]. It’s true he was out for 2 to 3 video games however I hope he can get well quickly.”

What occurred to Pickford?

Pickford harm himself when he dived in an try to cease a shot from Johann Berg Gudmundsson within the first half and was changed by Joao Virginia.

The previous Sunderland star missed 4 matches in February with a rib drawback and Robin Olsen took his place within the beginning XI.

Olsen has been ignored of the squad for all of Everton’s matches this month, permitting Virginia to make his first look of the season.

The harm might see Pickford miss out on a spot within the England squad for the World Cup qualifiers towards San Marino, Albania and Poland.

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