Braithwaite’s serious injury: could be four months out

Ptast news for Ronald Koeman, the Dutchman might not have Martin Braithwaite for the next three or four months. The footballer relapsed from his injury and this Sunday he has undergone medical tests. Until this Monday a final decision will not be made about treating your injury. It is not ruled out that you have to go under the knife.

As reported by the journalist Gerard Romero, Braithwaite suffers from problems in the cartilage of his knee and the time off could be between three and four months. In the Barcelona club they did not want to confirm this point, but they admitted that the footballer was undergoing medical tests.

The dane got injured in the League match against Getafe and he did not play the corresponding matches with his national team in the break. The question was whether he could be with his team for the vital game on Tuesday in the Champions League against Bayern. It has not been like that and now you will have a long downtime.

Koeman, in this way, loses new cash up front. Are injured Dembélé, Kun Agüero and Ansu Fati. Although the latter is in the final stretch of his recovery, he will still not be able to be this Tuesday against the Bavarian team. The other two still have a few weeks to go back.

With the injury of Braithwaite and the departure of Griezmann on the last day of the market, Luuk de Jong’s arrival is now providential. A footballer who at first did not come to be a starter, it is very possible that this Tuesday he will be in Koeman’s eleven due to the lack of troops up front.

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