Very bad news for Boca Juniors, because this Thursday the muscle injury of Agustín Almendra was confirmed and the definition of the League Cup will be lost.
The young midfielder, who scored the first goal against The Strongest for CONMEBOL Libertadores, had to leave the field due to an inconvenience. This Thursday, the player was subjected to studies and the medical department xeneize reported that he has a “muscle injury in the right adductor ” without specifying the degree or the recovery time, but Emiliano Raddi confirmed in SportsCenter that it is a tear.
In this way, Almendra joins the casualties of Cristian Medina, who has Covid and could be discharged for the day of the final on Friday, but would arrive very fair, and Marcos Rojo, who also has a tear.
Boca will face Racing next Monday, from 15:00 in San Juan, in the first semifinal of the League Cup with live television broadcasting of Fox Sports Premium.