Pedro Porro is injured and his presence with Spain in the European Cups is in danger
The Spanish winger / winger of Sporting CP was on Luis Enrique’s last list and could also play, by age, the final phase of the U21 Euro Cup
ANDl alirón of Sporting CP 19 years later! left bad news in ‘key Spain’: Pedro Porro retired injured with obvious gestures of pain at 17 ‘, leaving his place to Joao Pereira.
The winger / winger on loan from Manchester City was key in Rúben Amorim’s 1-3-4-2-1, both for his offensive projection and for his ability to ‘squeeze’ rivals: Sporting is the least thrashed with 15 goals received in 34 days. In attack, his four goals and two assists in all competitions have been ‘gold’ for the ‘lions’.
He marked, not in vain, the goal that gave Sporting CP the victory in the League Cup finalagainst Braga (1-0). What’s more, he was chosen ‘Defense of the Month’ in Portugal three times in a row: November, December and January.
The injury, however, has ‘caught’ him at a bad time. The former from Valladolid and Girona has planned undergo an MRI to find out the extent of the muscle injury to his left leg. With Sporting CP, already champions, he will not play again this season: they face Benfica at home and Marítimo, away.
The question is whether he can be with Spain. It should be remembered that Pedro Porro was on Luis Enrique’s last list and made his debut against Georgia. But he could not only be in the Eurocup with the majors. By age (21 years) he could also play the final phase of the U21 Euro Cup. And it is that it has been a fixture for Luis de la Fuente.