Aston Villa have received solely as soon as within the six Premier League video games that Grealish has been sidelined.
File picture of Jack Grealish. AFP
Jack Grealish’s return to health is the increase Aston Villa wants as his absence attributable to a shin damage has coincided with poor workforce kind, supervisor Dean Smith stated on Friday.
Villa have solely received as soon as within the six Premier League video games that the 25-year-old has been sidelined.
They slipped to tenth place within the desk, eight factors behind West Ham, which occupies the one place within the Europa League.
Grealish might make a return to the primary workforce for Sunday’s conflict with relegation-threatened Fulham.
“He (Grealish) has been coaching all week, he is solely had a number of periods however appears to be like fairly match and has undoubtedly come ahead for choice,” Smith stated at a press convention.
“The efficiency of the final six weeks has not been what it was earlier than.
“If somebody loses a participant of Jack’s caliber, you are going to have a little bit of a tough time.
“It is going to be an enormous increase for everybody to search out Jack.”
Grealish may have added motivation not solely to reignite Villa’s problem for the Europa League place, but additionally to show his health to England supervisor Gareth Southgate earlier than he names his squad for the European Championship.