Vinicius Jr, Real Madrid’s winger, was reportedly injured before facing Manchester City in the 2022-23 Champions League season, according to press reports.
The Etihad Stadium will host the upcoming clash between Manchester City and Real Madrid in the second leg of the Champions League semi-final, while Real Madrid have previously faced their counterpart Setiens at the Santiago Bernabéu Stadium. , a stronghold of the royal club, in the first match of the same round, and the match ended with a score of 1-1.
Vinicius Junior’s position on participating in the Champions League against Manchester City
Journalist Ramos Alvarez explained that Brazilian star Vinicius Junior was suffering from some discomfort and some physical problems and he arrived just 24 hours before the confrontation with Manchester City.
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The journalist indicated that normal participation is expected from the player, as he views it as the match of the season, and his absence will greatly affect the strength of the team.
It is worth noting that the qualifying player of that confrontation will meet with the qualifying match of Milan against Inter, in the final Champions League In the Stambul.
Real Madrid’s official list for the match against Manchester City
Goalkeeper: Thibaut Courtois – Andrey Lunin – Luis Lopez
Defense: Dani Carvajal – Eder Militao – David Alaba – Danny Vallejo – Fernando Nacho – Odriozola – Lucas Vazquez – Antonio Rudiger – Ferland Mendy
Midfield: Toni Kroos, Luka Modric, Eduard Camavinga, Fede Valverde, Aurelien Chuamini, Danny Ceballos.
Attack: Eden Hazard – Karim Benzema – Marco Asensio – Vinicius Junior – Rodrigo – Mariano Diaz