Season over for Verratti. Alarm also for Euro2020 with Italy. Almost certainly absent Zaniolo, the coach Roberto Mancini risks losing another important player on his blue board. The midfielder injured his right knee in training: contusion with distension of the internal lateral ligament. And for this reason the alert is triggered in view of the Europeans starting in a month, in June. Now we have to wait until Monday 10 May to find out more.
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Out of team
Verratti has already missed the 2016 European Championships, the ones played in France, due to groin pain. an uncomfortable injury that hit the champion of the Psg, which will thus skip the intense season finale in Ligue1. With Psg’s Mauricio Pochettino (who still says he is optimistic about the conditions of his player) engaged in the run-up to Lille for the Scudetto. Without forgetting the semifinal of the French Cup, scheduled for Wednesday 12 May against Montpellier.
Verratti’s was a rather unfortunate season. The national team midfielder has had to stop twice since January due to Covid-19. In addition – this happened three weeks ago – for an ailment in the right thigh remedied in training, after a blow to the left one in early April. Until today’s injury, Saturday 8 May. As communicated by PSG, Verratti took uknee blow in training, caused a distension of the internal lateral ligament. Now it will be a fight against time. Mancini would like to have him available for the match against Turkey, the first of Euro2020 on 11 June at the Olimpico in Rome.
May 8, 2021 (change May 8, 2021 | 18:07)
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