Barcelona suffered a painful blow when their first team star, Spanish player Pablo Xavi, was injured during a national team match.
The Matador national team’s match will now take place against their Georgian counterpart in the tenth and final round of the 2024 European Championship qualifiers.
The Estadio Huevo José Zorrilla, La Roja’s stronghold, will host the match it is currently playing against its Georgian counterpart in the Euro 2024 qualifying tournament.
“Matadors” lead the standings of Group A with 18 points, which ensures access to the tournament, and the Georgian team with 8 points ranks fourth in the overall standings.
Luis de la Fuente, coach of the Spanish national team, entered the match with the official line-up against his counterpart from Georgia, which looked like this: –
Goalkeeper: Unai Simon.
Defensive line: Le Norman – Gaya – Inigo Martinez and Dani Carvajal.
Midfielders: Fabian Ruiz – Rodrigo – Ferran Torres and Pablo Xavi.
Leading the attack: Williams and Morata.
Barcelona suffer a painful blow due to Pablo Xavi’s injury
After twenty minutes of the match with Georgia, Catalan midfielder Pablo Xavi left the match, clearly suffering from an injury.
According to the newspaper,Sport“The Spanish player said that the Blaugrana star, after a dispute over the ball with an opponent from Georgia, received a serious injury to his right knee and fell on the field, feeling pain.
After this, Xavi tried to continue playing until a few minutes later he again felt severe pain in his knee, eventually asking for a substitution and leaving the match in tears.
The newspaper reported whether he was elected or BarçaThey will wait for the player to be examined by Spanish doctors to find out the extent of the injury, whether it actually exists or whether it is simple.