Wolves release positive update on Raul Jimenez return

Wolves are ‘truly positive’ that Raul Jimenez will go back to action this season, as the Mexico star continues his extraordinary healing from surgical treatment on the fractured skull he suffered in late November.

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Jimenez, 29, has actually been stepping up his healing in current weeks with specific physical fitness work and Wolves’ leading striker ought to go back to action in the last months of the project.

His supervisor, Nuno Espirito Santo, was thrilled with the development Jimenez has actually made and stated he and the medical personnel at the Premier League are amazed by the healing the El Tri star has actually made, up until now, and think he can return soon.

“We are truly positive that this can happen. It’s very good news. It’s very good news the way he keeps improving day by day,” Santo stated. “We have a medical plan and these things require very responsible decisions to be made because of how serious the injury was and what affect it can have, so we have to be really patient and take the right decisions.

“By saying this, it will require a decision on the surgeon, requires test and scans on the skull, and all these things take time. Everyone will follow and proceed according to the situation. We will not rush or take any kind of risks. Just by seeing him running and lifting weights and doing all these strength training sessions, it’s a big lift for everybody, because, first of all, it’s the man, it’s Raul. What we want back is Raul healthy, then we will get Raul back as a player, and an important player for the team. But the big lift for us is just having him around.”

What now for Raul Jimenez?

Wolves confessed that Jimenez had actually been dealing well with the psychological effect of this injury up till this point, however the next action might be the most difficult and Nuno Espirito Santo stated they will not hurry him. At all.

“The other part, when you mention heading or how he will deal with this situation, how his brain is going to react to acceleration, deceleration, jumping, impact – that’s another issue, but that will come with time,” Santo stated.

With heading and physical battles a big part of Jimenez’s success throughout his profession, this last difficulty on his healing will be the most difficult. Wolves will provide him all the time he requires, despite the fact that it is clear they miss him severely as they’ve won simply as soon as in the Premier League in the 9 video games considering that his injury.

All of us understand how crucial Jimenez’s objectives and forward play is to Wolves’ success, however it is excellent to they will not hurry his healing. With Fabio Silva and now Willian Jose to slot in, they must have the ability to consistent the ship prior to he returns.

At the time of his injury and in the days after it, numerous were worried that Jimenez might not play once again. Wolves now think that will not hold true which is excellent news for Jimenez, his club, his nation and everybody. On his day he is among the very best No. 9’s in the video game.

Wolves launch favorable upgrade on Raul Jimenez return initially appeared on NBCSports.com

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.