The Brazilian suffers a muscle injury in the left adductor and will not play the final stretch of the tournament with Madrid. It is hoped that he may be ready for the Champions League.
Marcelo He has been injured and, in addition to not being able to play this Friday’s game against Alaves, in which Zidane’s team wants to maintain their advantage over Barcelona, will also miss the final leg of The league.
Marcelo’s medical report. #Real Madrid
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The merengue team reported the injury of the second white captain in a medical report that says that “after the tests carried out on our player Marcelo by the Real Madrid Medical Services, he has been diagnosed with a muscle injury in the left adductor. Pending evolution.”
Thus, Madrid loses one of its most important pieces for the four remaining matches: Alavés, Granada, Villarreal and Leganés.
Marcelo has had to deal with injuries this season. He suffered a neck injury in September, a muscle strain weeks later in October, trauma in November, another calf injury in December, while in 2020 he had a muscle injury just before confinement, and now his injury to the left adductor.
In total, the Brazilian winger has missed 12 games this year, which will now be 16 for those corresponding to this new injury.
Likewise, it is expected that Marcelo will reach the final stages of the Champions in August. Madrid will complete their second round key against Manchester City and in the quarters could face Lyon or Juventus after the draw made by UEFA on Friday.
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