Strictly Come Dancing 2017 contestant Debbie McGee has been impressing judges week on week with dance partner Giovanni Pernice.
Ahead of the big weekend in Blackpool, Debbie is said to be injured and at risk of being forced to pull out.
The star has sparked concern she will miss the next performance, with reports claiming she had “pulled muscles” and is struggling.
Her sister Donna is said to have confirmed the news, stating Debbie is “suffering” with just days to go before the next show.
According to the Mirror, Donna confirmed Debbie had been in pain after sustaining an injury.
She apparently told them: “She’s twisted a muscle so she’s struggling.
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“It’s a real shame. She has been suffering – she had a hot water bottle on her back all week. It’s really been playing up.”
Debbie is one of the favourites to win the show, with the final set to air on Saturday 16th December.
Strictly bosses have yet to confirm this, but Debbie is said to be back in panto the following day amid fears she would miss the final.
Debbie is now said to be resting up, while it’s not known if the injury will affect her rehearsal time.
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