Mauro Zárate suffered a new muscle injury, after the friendly in which Boca Juniors fell to Arsenal. The forward comes from adding very few minutes in the resumption of CONMEBOL Libertadores and now he adds a new physical problem.
From arrival at Xeneize in mid-2018After an unexpected departure by Vélez Sarsfield, the attacker was alternating between the starting position and the substitute bench, but also had to go through some physical problems.
The first injury was on August 22, 2019, when Boca received Liga de Quito for Libertdores and former Lazio suffered a tear in the left hamstring and had to be 26 days away from the fields. On that occasion, he missed five games and among them was the Superclásico for the local tournament. After his return in mid-September, in November he had an overload in the same area that prevented him from being in a Super League match against Unión.
He January 28, 2020 Boca’s official account reported that the former Velez had a injury to the inner calf of the right leg. He returned in mid-February and March 12 had a new tear. In this case it was a “distention over the anterior lesion, with subtle edema”. They were another 19 days and three more games without being able to play for Miguel Ángel Russo’s team.