The end of the Atletico season is getting complicated: the Madrid club on Monday confirmed injuries to its Portuguese prodigy Joao Felix and French midfielder Thomas Lemar, who could not play again in the spring, according to the Spanish press.
Double blow to Atlético de Madrid. The club on Monday announced injuries to its Portuguese prodigy Joo Felix and French midfielder Thomas Lemar, both of whom made it to half-time in the last match against Espanyol Barcelona on Sunday (2-1).
“Both Joao Felix and Thomas Lemar sustained damage to the hamstring muscles of the left thigh,” Atlético de Madrid said in a press release.
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The club did not provide details on the date of their return, but according to the Spanish sports press, there is little chance of the two players being seen on the pitch again this season.
“Thank you so much for the messages of support and thank you to all my teammates who helped me keep my head up. I will come back stronger,” the French international responded in a message posted to Instagram on Monday evening expressed.
This is the fourth muscle injury this season for Thomas Lemar, in addition to the two he suffered last season. These physical disturbances have caused him to miss twelve matches in all competitions since the start of the 2021-2022 financial year, apart from the ones that were missed due to COVID-19. After becoming a starter again a month later in March, when he had only played 45 minutes, Lamar cried with his teammates at halftime against Espanyol.
Kicked out of the Champions League by Manchester City last week, Atletico Madrid are fourth in La Liga, just three short points ahead of Betis Sevilla, who would have dreamed of ousting the defending Spanish champions from the top 4 and qualifying places. Is.