Injury Report: Thiago Picks Up Injury

Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno - Getty Images

At this point details are difficult to find, but what is know is that Thiago injured his knee. The youngster came on the pitch as a substitute in Barcelona's 3-2 victory against Sevilla, replacing Sergio Busquets in the 76th minute, and suffered the injury at some point during the remaining 14 minutes plus added time. He remained on the pitch until the final whistle.

Early reports are suggesting that Thiago suffered a torn MCL, but that information has not yet been made official. If that is truly the case the crucial piece of information we're missing is what grade the tear is, which will determine how much time the midfielder will miss. Until we know that the recovery time ranges from 10 days to 2 months, but further tests have already been ordered.

The worrying part here is that the Catalunya Ràdio is reporting that those tests can't be taken now because Thiago is in too much pain. Hopefully the tests won't show any further damage to the knee.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join Barca Blaugranes

You must be a member of Barca Blaugranes to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Barca Blaugranes. You should read them.

Join Barca Blaugranes

You must be a member of Barca Blaugranes to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Barca Blaugranes. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9353_tracker