The forward of the Barcelona Ansu Fati has been intervened this Monday of his medial meniscus injury of the left knee and will be out for an estimated time of four months, according to has predicted the Barcelona club.
“The first team player Ansu Fati has undergone a successful operation on Monday for the injury to the internal meniscus of the left knee by the doctor Ramon Cugat and under the supervision of the club’s medical services. The approximate time of withdrawal will be four months, “announced Barcelona.
In this way, the Spanish international you will lose between 15 and 20 days of LaLiga Santander, as well as the rest of the group stage the Champions League. The objective of the Barcelona club will be to recover it for the round of 16 of the highest European competition, which will be played at the end of February and the beginning of March.
Fati was injured in the last game against him Betis after a input from visiting defender Mandi, who committed a penalty when the score at the Camp Nou was 1-0. Despite the discomfort in his knee, he held out until the break, when he was replaced by Leo Messi.
Despite his youth, the winger has already played a total of 43 games with the Barça first team in which he has scored 13 goals and has distributed three assists. This season he was being a fixture in Ronald Koeman’s lineups and in his absence it is expected that players like Pedri or Ousmane Dembele.