Barcelona have confirmed ahead Martin Braithwaite will bear surgical procedure on his left knee with stories the damage will rule him out for the rest of 2021.
The 30-year-old Denmark worldwide had requested to be substituted late in Barcelona’s 2-1 win over Getafe final month as a result of left knee ache and missed his nation’s subsequent worldwide fixtures.
Braithwaite had initially tried a conservative method to handle the damage however Barca have confirmed he’ll go below the knife to resolve the difficulty.
“Martin Braithwaite has a femoropatellar damage in his left knee which has not responded to conservative remedy,” the membership wrote in an announcement.
“The Danish striker will bear surgical procedure within the coming days. The membership will publish a brand new damage replace when the method has taken place.”
It has been extensively reported that Braithwaite is not going to return this calendar yr, which is a setback for the Catalans who had forwards Lionel Messi and Antoine Griezmann depart through the latest switch window.
Braithwaite scored seven objectives in 42 appearances in all competitions for the Blaugrana final season, earlier than netting a double of their opening LaLiga win over Actual Sociedad.