On Saturday evening, FC Barcelona announced that their striker Ansu Fati suffers from a meniscus fracture of the left knee. The duration of his unavailability has not been specified.
In a statement, Barça said that “ the examinations carried out this afternoon have shown that the first team player Ansu Fati suffers from a ruptured internal meniscus in his left knee. The treatment to be followed will be determined in the coming days ”.
Fati, 18, was the victim of a foul in the penalty area by Aissa Mandi, which resulted in the missed penalty by Antoine Griezmann (33rd), but got up before giving way to the captain Lionel Messi after half-time.
This injury occurs during the meeting between FC Barcelona and Betis Sevilla (5-2), Saturday afternoon, as part of the 9th day of La Liga.
According to a report from medical staff, the Catalan club announced today that the striker would undergo surgery on Monday.