Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert is sweating on the fitness of England midfielder Fabian Delph after a freak training injury caused extensive shoulder damage which may require surgery.
Fabian Delph made his England debut in a 2-0 win over Switzerland.
Fabian Delph scored a neat goal, flicking the ball through his own legs and past Petr Cech, to give Aston Villa a suprise 1-0 win against league-leading Chelsea.
Aston Villa's Fabian Delph is suspended for Manchester United's visit to Villa Park.
Aston Villa and Southampton traded blows but it was Fabian Delph who came up with the game winning goal in the 80th minute, and the match ended at 2-3 in favor of Villa.
Fabian Delph is expected to return to Aston Villa's squad after missing the last two games because of illness and knee injury respectively.
Fabian Delph injured his knee in training and missed his second consecutive League match for Aston Villa, the first due to illness.
Aston Villa midfielder Fabian Delph was ill and missed training on Thursday and Friday before missing out on their match against West Ham.
Fabian Delph has had a tremendous season for Aston Villa but his fantasy sheet has been consistently average.