West Ham United-owned Josh Cullen comments on injury

Josh Cullen of Republic of Ireland and teammates turn for the national anthem prior to the 2019 UEFA European Under-21 Championship Qualifier between Republic of Ireland U21 and Germany...

Josh Cullen joined Charlton Athletic on loan from West Ham United in the summer transfer window.

Marcel Hartel of Germany U21 runs with the ball under pressure from Josh Cullen of Ireland U21 during the 2019 UEFA Under21 European Championship Qualifier match between Germany and...

West Ham United-owned Charlton Athletic midfielder Josh Cullen has taken to Twitter to give an update on his injury.

Cullen, who joined Charlton in League One on loan from Premier League club West Ham in the summer transfer window, dislocated his shoulder during the match against Walsall on Tuesday.


The 22-year-old midfielder has revealed on Twitter and Instagram that he has undergone a surgery and is determined to come back stronger.

Major blow

Cullen was doing well at Charlton and was progressing nicely, and the long-term injury will come as a blow for the West Ham-owned midfielder.

Charlton manager Lee Bowyer has suggested to South London Press & Mercury that the 22-year-old will be out of action for three or four months.

Josh Cullen (L) of West Ham United in action during the pre season friendly between Charlton Athletic and West Ham United at The Valley on July 25, 2015 in London, England.

There is nothing that Cullen can do now expect recover and hope that he comes back stronger.

Charlton are sixth in the League One table at the moment and are aiming to finish in the automatic promotion places.

As for West Ham, the Hammers are aiming to finish as high as possible in the Premier League this season.

Josh Cullen of West Ham United during Training at Rush Green on August 23, 2018 in Romford, England.

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