The forward of the Barcelona Ousmane Dembélé suffers a disinsertion of the biceps tendon in his right knee that will force him to undergo surgery, as reported on Tuesday by the Catalan club’s medical services.
Dembélé had participated – coming off the bench – in the first two matches of France on the Eurocup Y he retired injured in the second of them, which was played this Saturday in Budapest, against Hungary.
The player underwent medical tests in Barcelona on Tuesday that confirmed the worst omens: a new serious injury to the Frenchman, which will prevent him from starting the season with the azulgrana team. Although Barça has not reported how long Dembélé will be out, according to the newspaper ‘L’Equipe’, the recovery period will be approximately four months.
Ousmane Dembélé seemed to have left behind the drama of injuries in the first season of Ronald Koeman on the bench, in which he played a total of 44 games and scored 11 goals.