Marco Asensio, Real Madrid winger, ruled out for most part 2019-20 season. Marco Asensio has been ruled out of action for most part of 2019-20 season – Real Madrid claim Asensio suffered anterior cruciate ligament damage during their pre-season game against Arsenal.
The Spaniard could be sidelined up to nine months Marco Asensio, Real Madrid star, has been ruled out action for most part of the 2019-20 campaign. The Spanish international suffered anterior cruciate ligament damage during Real Madrid’s International Champions Cup win against Arsenal on Tuesday, July 23, at FedEx Field in USA.VIEW TWEET
In a release on Real Madrid’s official website, the club said: “He has been diagnosed with a rupture of the anterior cruciate ligament and the external meniscus of his left knee. The player will be surgically operated in the next few days,” the statement read in part.
Real Madrid were chasing the game after goals from Alexandre Lacazette and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang handed Arsenal a 2-0 lead, but Asensio reduced the deficit for Los Blancos, before Gareth Bale levelled scores to see win the match 3-2 from penalty shoot-out.