14 March 2012

The groin injury of Abidal knocks him another week

The French full-back will not travel to Seville on Friday, nor was he expected next Tuesday against Granada because of their discomfort in the pubic area.

Eric Abidal got injured at Barcelona on March 1 after playing in Germany the day before a friendly against France where he played 90 minutes.

The club's medical services following a comprehensive review of the player issued a statement reporting that the French full-back suffered a "groin injury" that would let you off the pitch "a period of approximately ten days." Well, it's been concretely thirteen days since international was injured and his return is still unknown.

In fact, the newspaper SPORT is able to ensure that low will be safe for Saturday's match against Sevilla at the Sánchez Pizjuán and are not expected for Tuesday against Granada at the Camp Nou.

That means that in the best case, will be a week off the pitch almost twice what was initially predicted.

And is that since returning injured has not been Abidal still recovering in the camp, as it has not gone nearly the gym when he visited the Ciutat Esportiva. Clearly, the groin injury being suffered by the Blaugrana full-back is giving more of a headache and the prospects are not much brighter, if not just send the inconvenience.

Everyone knows that the groin injury is an injury that has many consequences and complications and if they are told to Maxwell, now French PSG player, who was this season while playing for Barcelona almost a month in dry dock by dragging problems in the pubis.

Regarding Abidal should also be noted that tomorrow will be a year of convening a news conference that made ​​the French to publicly announce that he suffered liver cancer. He did play two days before the ninety minutes at the Sánchez Pizjuán against Sevilla curiously the same stage and team that will play this weekend Barcelona where do put out a valuable draw.

The defender, with great fortitude, said he was going through difficult time, as well as full optimism about the possibilities that come out all right.

Two days later he was operated on successfully by the famous surgeon Josep Fuster Obregon in the 'Barnaclínic'. His recovery was so dramatic that within two months and reappeared dressed and well short of cracking in a match in the semifinals of the Champions League against Real Madrid in the 90th minute replacing Puyol and received one of the biggest cheers were heard in the Camp Nou. (via SPORT)