LaLiga: Real Madrid's available squad shrinks yet again as newly-acquired youngster Brahim Diaz suffers thigh injury

Madrid says tests conducted Tuesday show midfielder Brahim Díaz has a muscle injury in his thigh. The club has not said how long he is expected to be sidelined

The Associated Press August 20, 2019 20:32:22 IST
LaLiga: Real Madrid's available squad shrinks yet again as newly-acquired youngster Brahim Diaz suffers thigh injury
  • Real Madrid says midfielder Brahim Díaz has been sidelined because of a right leg problem, becoming the latest name added to the team's injury list

  • Madrid says tests conducted Tuesday show Díaz has a muscle injury in his thigh. The club has not said how long he is expected to be sidelined

  • Other Madrid players nursing injuries include Eden Hazard, Marco Asensio, Rodrygo and Ferland Mendy

Madrid: Real Madrid says midfielder Brahim Díaz has been sidelined because of a right leg problem, becoming the latest name added to the team's injury list.

LaLiga Real Madrids available squad shrinks yet again as newlyacquired youngster Brahim Diaz suffers thigh injury

Brahim Diaz in action for Real Madrid. Reuters

Madrid says tests conducted Tuesday show Diaz has a muscle injury in his thigh. The club has not said how long he is expected to be sidelined.

The former Manchester City player had just recovered from another injury picked up in the preseason.

Other Madrid players nursing injuries include Eden Hazard, Marco Asensio, Rodrygo and Ferland Mendy.

Madrid opened the Spanish league season with a 3-1 victory over Celta Vigo. Its next league game is Saturday against Valladolid.

 

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