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Immanuel Feyi-Waboso: Exeter Chiefs hopeful after winger’s harm at Newcastle

Immanuel Feyi-Waboso scores against Newcastle
Immanuel Feyi-Waboso has been considered one of Exeter’s break-out stars thus far this season

Exeter boss Rob Baxter is hopeful Immanuel Feyi-Waboso’s harm at Newcastle is just not critical.

The highly-rated 20-year-old winger scored a wonderful attempt for the Chiefs after 35 seconds – his third in seven league video games – within the 20-14 win.

However the pacey Cardiff-born teenager – who can also be nonetheless eligible for England – was pressured off 10 minutes later.

“Hopefully Manny’s not too unhealthy as a result of he was saying he was feeling one thing and could not open up,” Baxter mentioned.

“However hopefully we have got him off earlier than an excessive amount of injury is completed.”

It will not be such excellent news for his alternative Will Haydon-Wooden, who lasted lower than 10 minutes earlier than he needed to depart the sphere.

“I feel Will mentioned he may really feel a pop and a tear so one thing’s clearly gone for Will, which is clearly a little bit of a disgrace,” Baxter advised BBC Radio Devon.

“We have Olly Woodburn to return again and Rory O’Loughlin’s up and working now, so we’ve got obtained gamers who can are available in, however it’ll be somewhat little bit of a difficult week.”

The win at Kingston Park was Exeter’s first away league victory in 13 months and moved them as much as third within the Premiership after seven video games.

“We had two very early accidents that might have actually disrupted us,” Baxter added.

“If you double up in an harm within the again three that may generally actually problem you and I believed the fellows handled that a part of it actually, rather well.

“Doubtless we may have been trying round going ‘what’s occurring right here, not solely are we right here and we’re dropping, we’re selecting up accidents’.

“To be honest we simply obtained on with issues, and that is an awesome credit score to the lads, they obtained on with issues, they have been good, they labored laborious and what extra are you able to ask.”



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