CHELSEA followers have blasted the membership for hailing their journey to America a “implausible success” regardless of Ruben Loftus-Cheek struggling an damage that would sideline him for yr.
The Blues flew out to Boston to play a pleasant in opposition to New England Revolution in an anti-Semitism consciousness sport organised by Roman Abramovich.
Boss Maurizio Sarri had admitted final week that he may do with out having to play the meaningless sport simply weeks earlier than the Europa League last in opposition to Arsenal.
And his worst fears had been confirmed when England star Loftus-Cheek ruptured his Achilles in the course of the sport.
Scans have now confirmed the seriousness of the damage, and the Chelsea star will bear surgical procedure in a bid to restore the injury and faces being out till 2020.
But in an official membership e mail despatched out to hundreds of subscribers final evening, the Blues glossed over the damaging information and as a substitute congratulated itself on an excellent journey.
The principle headline on the mail was “Boston journey proves to be a implausible success”, earlier than main straight on to a puff interview with David Luiz hailing the arrival of latest signing Christian Pulisic subsequent season.
That left Chelsea followers fuming, questioning how dropping certainly one of their most essential gamers may ever be thought to be a hit.
Twitter consumer @notyourkepa wrote: “Chelsea have truly had the audacity to ship me this e mail saying “Boston journey proves to be a implausible success”, forgetting the very fact our solely aim risk exterior of Hazard is out for months because of an pointless mid-season pleasant.
“The administration at this membership is poor.”
And @edwardbristow added: “‘A implausible success’ based on your e mail @ChelseaFC you morons. What a retarded piece of scheduling.
@deanodrury1 mentioned: Up within the Italian mountains and no sign. Completely devastated to listen to about Rubes and wishing him a speedy restoration.
“On the the opposite hand fuming with the unwell timing of this fixture. This e mail simply reveals how far eliminated the membership and followers have change into. @ChelseaFC you idiots.”