MADRID – Sergio Ramos injured his calf after the match that Spain played against Kosovo on Wednesday night and which ended with a 3-1 victory for Luis Enrique’s men. The Real Madrid captain will miss the Clásico against him Barcelona and the Champions League tie against Liverpool, according to club sources revealed to ESPN.
“After the tests carried out today on our captain Sergio Ramos by the Real Madrid Medical Services, he was diagnosed with a muscle injury in the internal twin of his left leg. Pending evolution ”, reads the statement that Real Madrid published on its social networks.
The same club sources admitted to ESPN their anger, but also their “resignation”, at the loss of such an important starting center for the most crucial stretch of the season. In fact, the loss of Ramos disrupts Zidane’s plans for the Clásico and the complicated tie against Liverpool.
The player is “very touched”, as ESPN has learned. Ramos himself published a personal statement on his Instagram account
“The truth is that I have been a pretty tough few weeks. An intervention is always a sporting and emotional break. Luckily, for a few days now I have been feeling better, but in football as in life, bad luck also plays a role, “wrote Ramos, who also admitted that it was after the commitment to Spain that he was injured .
“Yesterday, after the game, I was training on the pitch and I noticed a puncture in my left calf. Today they have carried out the tests and it has been confirmed that I have a muscle injury ”.
The Instagram message concludes with a message of frustration and, also, of gratitude to the fans.
“If there is something that hurts me, it is not being able to help the team in these demanding games in which we play the season and also not being able to return the love and energy that you transmit to me on the pitch. I can’t do anything but speak frankly, work hard and cheer on the team with my soul, ”concluded the Real Madrid captain.
Sergio Ramos underwent surgery on the internal meniscus of his right knee on February 6 and arrived in time for the knockout stages of the Champions League against Atalanta. This time, his recovery will not be possible.