Hugo Lloris will not feature for Tottenham Hotspur again in 2019, after dislocating his elbow against Brighton & Hove Albion, as has been reported by talkSPORT.
However, the Spurs captain seems to have remained in high spirits, with the club posting a video of the Frenchman greeting his teammates while he continues his rehabilitation:
Hugo still in high spirits as he continues his rehab at Hotspur Way.
— Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) October 16, 2019
The spirits of some Spurs fans are not as high as those of the 32-year-old though, with concerns around the team’s performances and the goalkeeper himself being aired in the replies.
Lloris has played 9 games across the Champions League and Premier League this campaign, conceding 17 goals and keeping just 1 clean sheet, as per Transfermarkt.
To make things worse, this comes in a season where Spurs have only won 3 games from 11 in all competitions so far.
Some fans are suggesting the club needs to buy a new goalkeeper to fix their problems, while there have been other suggestions that the Frenchman should be stripped of his captaincy.
A selection of Twitter reaction to the video, including posts from downhearted Spurs fans, can be seen below:
Irony is he injured himself with one of the most ridiculous mistakes you will ever see
— Welshyid (@ricospur) October 16, 2019
I’m pleased he’s ok but I still want another goalie
— 《 Perry 》 (@mrdarrenperry) October 16, 2019
Couple handshakes don’t make him worthy of the armband.
Not my captain.
— H (@HarryKDickerson) October 17, 2019
Fans current spirits. pic.twitter.com/X7WG5eaP0P
— ap (@otheranthony) October 16, 2019
No wonder he’s in high spirits doesn’t have to play behind that dodgy defence for a couple of months
— Luke Cully (@ukull) October 16, 2019
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