In delicacy with his right knee for several weeks, to the point of playing undercover during the semi-final of the Spanish Super Cup lost 3-2 by FC Barcelona against Atlético de Madrid, Luis Suarez will consult a doctor who could well prescribe an operation. The Uruguayan striker had already undergone surgery last May.
FC Barcelona risks being deprived of their center forward for a long time. Luis Suarez may well be forced to go to the operating room again, to treat his right knee, which has been bothering him for several weeks.
According to the Catalan daily Sport , which reveals this information on Friday, the Uruguayan striker also contested under infiltration the semi-final of the Spanish Super Cup lost in Saudi Arabia against Atlético de Madrid (3-2) .
A hoped-for return for the final sprint?
Still according to Sport , Luis Suarez should be fixed on Saturday after consulting a doctor. If the need for an operation is confirmed, it would be his second surgery on the right knee in the space of a year. The number nine 32-year-old had indeed already been operated last May , following an injury contracted during the 4-0 rout against Liverpool in the Champions League .
If the operation is carried out quickly, FC Barcelona can probably expect a return of his player for the last straight line of the season, which could well give rise to a bitter fight for the title in the championship, but also a full-bodied final stretch in the Champions League if FC Barcelona defeats Napoli in the round of 16 (go February 25, return March 18, live and exclusively on RMC Sport).