Barcelona have confirmed that Ronald Araujo will endure surgical procedure on a thigh damage later this week, and he’s set to overlook this winter’s World Cup.
The defender picked up the issue in Uruguay’s pleasant defeat to Iran and returned to Catalonia for additional examinations.
And Barcelona confirmed on Monday that the damage would require surgical procedure, with a press release studying: “The primary crew participant Ronald Araujo will endure surgical procedure on Wednesday for the adductor longus tendon avulsion he has in his proper thigh. The operation can be carried out by Dr. Lasse Lempainen, below the supervision of the Membership’s medical employees, in Turku, Finland. When the operation is accomplished there can be one other medical assertion.
“The damage was sustained by the participant on worldwide responsibility in the course of the recreation between Iran and Uruguay through which the participant was pressured off the sphere after 5 minutes of the match. Ronald Araujo has made seven appearances for the primary crew within the present 2022/23 season.”
Stories in Spain insist Araujo might miss as much as three months of motion, and whereas it was not specific in Barcelona’s assertion, he’ll miss Uruguay’s World Cup marketing campaign.
There was extra optimistic information concerning Jules Kounde nevertheless, with the centre-back’s hamstring damage not regarded as as critical as first feared. He is nonetheless going through a race in opposition to time to be match for subsequent month’s Clasico with Actual Madrid, however he ought to return in time for the World Cup with France.