Seamus Coleman a serious doubt for Serbia qualifier after Ronald Koeman confirms injury
Everton manager Ronald Koeman has confirmed that Seamus Coleman will be out 'several weeks' with an ankle injury.
The Republic of Ireland international is now a major doubt for Ireland's opening World Cup qualifier against Serbia on September 5 in Belgrade.
Speaking ahead of their game with Tottenham today at Goodison Park, Koeman confirmed that Romelu Lukaku wouldn't start and that Coleman was facing a period on the sidelines.
“We’re disappointed Romelu can’t start today and Seamus will be out for several weeks," he said.
Coleman was pictured wearing a protective boot as he entered Goodison this afternoon.
The Donegal native captain Ireland during their famous Euro 2016 victory over Italy back in June.