Striker Álvaro Morata suffers a warm tibioperoneus sprain in the ankle of his right leg and aims to go down next Saturday at the Camp Nou, where Atletico Madrid will visit Barcelona in a key duel for the title of LaLiga Santander.
Morata was injured in the last game against Girona and had to be replaced in the 85th minute by Juanfran. Despite the fact that Diego Pablo Simeone expressed his confidence that it was only a blow, the medical tests carried out on Wednesday confirmed that the Spanish international suffered a more important injury.
"The medical report indicates that our player suffers a previous tibiofibular sprain in the ankle, the Atletico forward is pending evolution," said Atlético in a medical report, without detailing the exact extent of the condition and without closing the door to participation. of Morata at the Camp Nou.