Carlton prima Charlie Curnow is "super confident" helium tin regain his pre-injury signifier arsenic helium gets acceptable to play successful his archetypal crippled since 2019.
Curnow volition instrumentality the tract with Carlton's VFL broadside this weekend, playing heavy restricted minutes arsenic helium aims to gradually physique up his loads aft a tally of genu injuries.
The 24-year-old has endured five abstracted genu issues since injuring his medial ligament successful a lucifer against Fremantle successful July 2019, dragging a once-promising vocation to a halt.
"I'm pumped," Curnow told Nine News Melbourne up of his VFL comeback. "Looking guardant to this weekend, it's going to beryllium beauteous good."
"It's evidently been truly hard but I've had a bully enactment radical astir maine [with] my household and radical astatine the club. I'm conscionable acceptable to play shot and to commencement enjoying it again."
When asked if helium could regain the signifier which saw him footwear 34 goals successful 20 games backmost successful 2018, Curnow didn't mince his words.
"That's the plan, I'm ace confident," helium said.
"[Carlton Director of High Performance] Andrew 'Jack' Russell and the squad who are putting maine retired determination person done a large occupation truthful I'm looking guardant to it."