Nacho and Casemiro, out for two months and three weeks respectively
It’s bad news on Monday morning for Real Madrid as they have found out that Nacho and Casemiro will be sidelined for two months and three weeks individually after both getting wounds against Celta Vigo.
The Brazilian had to be replaced as early as the eighteenth moment at the Estadio Balaidos.
« Following tests did on Casemiro by the Real Madrid Medical Services, he has been determined to have a sprained right lower leg. His recuperation will keep on being surveyed, » the club declared.
The Spaniard was also injured in Vigo but will face a longer spell out of action.
« Following tests carried out on Nacho by the Real Madrid Medical Services, he has been diagnosed with a dislocation of the internal collateral ligament of the right knee. His recovery will continue to be assessed, » the club announced.
Santiago Solari complained about Celta’s forceful methodology after the match.
« Celta played forcefully, » Solari said to reporters after the match.
« Casemiro had to come off, Gareth [Bale] made a huge effort because the kick he got was causing him issues.
« Their challenges were at the limit of what’s allowed and we endured therefore. »
Los Blancos are suffering from an injury crisis in defence.
As well as Nacho and Casemiro, Sergio Reguilon picked up a knock against the Galician furnish with Marcelo, Raphael Varane and Jesus Vallejo as of now on the treatment table.
The young Spanish defender will have a scan on Tuesday to assess the damage to his hamstring and the club will supplicate that is anything but a tear.