Grant Hanley is in a race against time to be fit for the start of the Premier League season with Norwich City after injury on Scotland duty.

The centre-back was impressive for Scotland at Euro 2020 but was substituted with a hamstring injury as the nation was eliminated by Croatia. Norwich City are back in the Premier League after winning the English Championship last season, but Hanley’s knock against Croatia leave him injured for up to five weeks.

Croatia v Scotland - UEFA Euro 2020: Group D

Sore one for Hanley as he bids to be fit for the new domestic season. (Photo by Lee Smith – Pool/Getty Images)

A Carrow Road statement reads: “Norwich City can confirm Grant Hanley has sustained a hamstring injury following Scotland’s recent UEFA Euro 2020 game against Croatia.

 

“The defender limped from the field of play in the 33rd minute of the game. Scans have revealed a hamstring injury, with Hanley set to be out of action for approximately four to five weeks.”

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