Smalling returns to training with the group

John Solano

Chris Smalling has returned to full training with the group following an injury suffered during the Giallorossi’s 2-1 loss to Napoli on 5 July.

The Englishman was forced to abandon the clash against the Partenopei early after he suffered a muscle injury in his thigh. Medicals examinations the following day revealed that Smalling would be forced the miss nearly two weeks of action.

Today marks the twelfth day since the injury as Smalling marked his returned as he trained with the rest of his teammates for the first time.

It is expected that manager Paulo Fonseca will call-up Smalling for Sunday’s showdown in Rome against Antonio Conte’s Inter side,

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