Victim of a muscle problem, Joao Felix will not participate in the shock of Group F of the Euro between Portugal and Germany this Saturday in Munich (6 p.m.). The Atlético de Madrid striker has yet to play a minute in the competition.
Portuguese striker Joao Félix will not play the Euro match between Germany and Portugal in Group F this Saturday at 6 p.m. due to muscle pain, the Portuguese Football Federation (FPF) announced. .
The Atlético Madrid player “suffers from myalgia and will be unavailable against Germany,” an FPF spokesperson told AFP, without specifying the location of the injury. Lusitano coach Fernando Santos must also do without the services of Nuno Mendes.
Felix has not yet played during the Euro
If the hope of Sporting had been spared this Friday on the eve of the match against the Mannschaft, also for a muscular glitch, Joao Felix had taken part in training on the lawn of the Allianz Arena in Munich. But the Atlético striker was not expected as a holder, like the 19-year-old left side.
Author of a sluggish end of the season with the Colchoneros in Spain, Joao Félix did not participate in the Portuguese victory over Hungary on Tuesday (3-0) for the first match of Cristiano Ronaldo’s teammates in the defense of their acquired trophy at Euro-2016.
If they win against Germany, Portugal will qualify for the knockout stages of the competition even before their last Group F match against France on Wednesday in Budapest.
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