Galatasaray: Falcao seriously injured, several fractures to his face

Radamel Falcao was the victim of a major shock with one of his partners, this Sunday in training. The Galatasaray forward suffers from several fractures to his face. Taken to hospital, the 35-year-old Colombian will undergo surgery in the evening.

The shock was particularly violent. He left Radamel Falcao completely groggy. The Colombian striker suffered a serious injury this Sunday during a Galatasaray training session. After crashing into teammate Kerem Aktürkoglou, the 35-year-old striker had to leave the pitch. The Turkish club announces that he suffers from “several fractures in the face”.

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Quickly transported to hospital, the former Monaco player was taken care of by doctors. He will undergo surgery in the evening. What to imagine a period of convalescence to be respected in the wake. A blow for the Istanbul team, currently 3rd in the Turkish championship, 5 points behind the leader Besiktas (who has one game less) and 1 point from Fenerbahçe.

Aktürkoglou under observation

Fatih Terim’s men got hooked at home on Saturday against Karagümrük (1-1). They may have to compose without Falcao for their next outings. Starting with the trip to Götzepe next weekend. Arrived in the summer of 2019 from the Principality, El Tigre has scored 8 goals and delivered 2 assists in 15 appearances this season. Aktürkoglou, with whom he collided, also passed exams, which revealed nothing. But the 22-year-old Turkish winger will still remain under observation. As a precaution.

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