Barcelona has confirmed through an official statement that Sergio Busquets suffers a sprain in the lateral lateral ligament of the left knee and will not be in the game against Atlético de Madrid. The midfielder was injured with the Spanish team and will be out for about two weeks.
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The Club’s Medical Services have confirmed the sprain of the external lateral ligament of the left knee
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Busquets was injured in Spain’s draw in Basel against Switzerland, in the Nations League game prior to the final against Germany. After returning from the concentration of the Spanish team, the player visited the Barça club’s medical services this Wednesday morning, which confirmed the diagnosis offered by the national team: the Catalan has a sprain and will be away from the pitch for a couple of weeks.
It is not being the best start to the season for Sergio Busquets, who continues very far from his best version. In addition, the excellent level offered by Rodri Hernández against the Germans make his favorite poster even more difficult for Luis Enrique’s team. Confirmed your injury, Ronald Koeman will not be able to count on Atlético de Madrid with one of his most used players in his first months at the helm of Barcelona.