Barcelona Star Dembele Successfully Operated In Finland
Barcelona’s record signing Ousmane Dembele reacts after sustaining an injury during his Spanish La Liga match against Getafe at Colisseum Alfonso Perez stadium in Getafe. Credit: REUTERS/Paul Hanna
FC Barcelona forward,Ousmane Dembéléwas successfully operated today to repair a ruptured biceps femoris in his left leg.
72-year-old Finnish sports medicine surgeon,Sakari Oravaperformed the surgery in Helsinki, Finland.
Barcelona confirmed on their website that Dembélé remains under the supervision of Dr. Ricard Pruna, and he is expected to be out for three and a half months.
Dembele suffered a hamstring injury during Saturday’s 2-1 win over Getafe.
Ernesto Valverde is confident to replace injured 20-year-old.
The manager has selected Gerard Deulofeu, Aleix Vidal, Denis Suarez, and Andre Gomes as replacements for the missing French forward.
It has also been reported that Barcelona could bring former star Ronaldinho back to the Nou Camp.
Barca are likely to go into the transfer market in January to make new additions, having missed out on the likes of Philippe Coutinho in the summer.