Barcelona have reported that midfielder Sergi Roberto, who was injured during a goalless draw against Getafe in league competition on Sunday, is suffering from a torn left thigh muscle.
The Catalan club said in a statement posted on its Twitter account that the player, who came out 18 minutes into the match complaining of pain in the back of his left thigh, underwent a medical examination on Monday morning and revealed that he suffered from a torn left thigh muscle. .
MEDICAL NEWS | Tests this morning revealed that Sergi Roberto has a left hamstring injury. He is out and his recovery will determine his availability. pic.twitter.com/dk0pp0VioO
– FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona) April 17, 2023
The club did not specify the length of Roberto’s absence, which “depends on the progression” of the injury.
Barcelona, the leaders of the Spanish league, 11 points ahead of their rivals and closest pursuers, Real Madrid, is preparing to face another team from the capital, Atlético Madrid, who finished third (13 points difference) in the thirtieth stage. from La Liga next Sunday.