12 May 2012

Carles Puyol, successfully operated

Barça defender Carles Puyol has been successfully operated on Saturday of his injured right knee.

The azulgrana was involved early in the morning at the Quirón Clinic to realize an arthroscopy to end their discomfort in his right knee. The operation, performed by Dr. Ramon Cugat and Ricard Pruna, was as expected. And although not yet know the details of it, Puyol was advanced to the news conference early in the afternoon by the doctors and said in his Twitter account that everything had gone great. "I'm in the room after the operation. All good. A hug, "recognized the Popula about 11am. in the morning. A few hours later the azulgrana rehung new message this time with photo. It thanked after the show of support received: "Thanks for the messages. A big hug! A abraçada!"

Recall that the expected recovery period is initially for six-week injury so the Barça captain will miss the final of the Copa del Rey and Euro. (via SPORT)