Gavi Out For Up To 10 Months After ACL Surgery

Sources have confirmed that, Barcelona midfielder, Gavi is expected to be out for eight to ten months after undergoing knee surgery on Tuesday.

Gavi, 19, tore his anterior cruciate ligament and suffered an associated injury to the lateral meniscus while playing for Spain against Georgia last week.

In it’s update ESPN confirm that, the Spaniard will miss the rest of the season with Barça and will also be unavailable for Euro 2024 with Spain next summer, with the tournament due to begin in Germany, on June 14 2024.

Barça confirmed the latest in a short statement, “Gavi has undergone a successful operation on his torn right knee anterior cruciate ligament plus a meniscus suture,”

It also said, “Supervised by the club’s medical services, the doctor Joan Carles Monllau performed the intervention at Hospital de Barcelona.”

This season, Gavi had been a regular for Barça and Spain, only missing two games both for his club through suspension.

Overall, he has made 111 appearances for Barça and, since he made his debut as a 17-year-old in August 2021.

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