Romelu Lukaku has a calf injury
Romelu Lukaku will miss Everton's warm-weather training camp in Dubai due to a calf injury.
The club have confirmed the 23-year-old will instead travel to Belgium to visit a specialist doctor this week.
However, his injury is not serious and the striker is expected to be available for the game against Sunderland on February 25.
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"Romelu Lukaku has been unable to travel to Everton’s training camp in Dubai because of a calf problem which will require treatment," a club statement read.
"The 23-year-old striker will visit a doctor in Belgium this week, though the problem is not serious.
"Manager Ronald Koeman will put his players through their first training session this morning after the team arrived in Dubai on Monday evening."
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Lukaku is one of only two senior Everton players not to have gone on the trip to the United Arab Emirates.
Romelu Lukaku has been unable to travel to Everton’s training camp in Duba
Everton club statement
The Belgium international joins Yannick Bolasie on the sidelines who has been ruled out with a long-term knee injury.
Youngsters Matthew Pennington, Jonjoe Kenny and Dominic Calvert-Lewin have all been taken by Koeman.
And Muhamed Besic has also made the journey as he continues his rehabilitation from a cruciate knee ligament injury.