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Pernille Harder: Chelsea forward out for 'significant period' after hamstring surgery

Chelsea forward Pernille Harder is set to be sidelined for a "significant period" after undergoing surgery on a hamstring injury

She has scored three goals in four Women's Super League (WSL) matches for Chelsea this season.

"Pernille is expected to be sidelined for a significant period," said a Chelsea statement.

"Following a hamstring injury sustained while representing her native Denmark during the international break, Pernille has been reviewed at Cobham by the Chelsea medical team."