The winger was substituted during the 1-0 defeat. Which left the Foxes in a relegation strife once again. And the most pessimistic expectation is that he will be gone for months.
However, there are initial indications that his injury is not as bad as initially thought. With Barnes expected to have further tests on his ankle on Thursday.
With him likely to recover quickly. Leicester’s home game against Chelsea on Saturday may be too early for the 25-year-old. But Barnes could play a key role against Brentford on March 18. The last game in the Premier League before the international break UFABET
Barnes is one of the most prominent attackers in the Leicester team and it would be a disaster if the team were not able to use him for long. The winger has scored eight goals and one assist this season.
After games against Chelsea and Brentford, the Foxes will go into an April that will determine their destiny.
Five of their six games have been against teams in the bottom half of the table, including games against Crystal Palace, Bournemouth, Wolves and Leeds United.