Thibaut Courtois in a warm-up with Real Madrid

AT THE PRESS CONFERENCE PRIOR TO THE CLASSIC

OFFICIAL: Courtois does not recover in time for Madrid-Barça

Published:15/10/2022 - 13:46h

Updated:15/10/2022 - 13:46h

The Real Madrid coach, Carlo Ancelotti, has appeared before the press in the preview of the Clásico against Barça. The Italian ruled out the presence of Thibaut Courtois due to his back injury

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Carlo Ancelotti, trainer of the first team of the Real Madrid, has appeared in front of the media in the previous press conference to the Classical suspender belt of this Sunday in front of the FC Barcelona. The transalpino spoke, between a lot of things, of the drop of Thibaut Courtois, the one who remained out of the announcement because of the ciatalgia that has in his back.

The technician was questioned by the physical state of the guardameta Belgian, one of the most important pieces inside his diagram of game. "Courtois Is quite well, finds well. It has trained very little and it is not comfortable. It is descartado for morning. It goes to train with more continuity the next week. We will see for the Wednesday or next Sunday, only is missing him training", affirmed.

This leaves to the goalkeeper Andriy Lunin like low manager sticks of the first official clash of both institutions in the season. The Ukrainian already has cut across in the last four meetings of the Madrid from the stop of selections, the gone and the turn of the Shakhtar Donetsk by Champions and cross them suspender belts in front of the Osasuna and Getafe

For the moment, neither the medical services whites neither the own Courtois have knowledge of the possible date of return. The evolution of his injury will evaluate day in day out and only will go back to dress of short when it was to 100%. His commitment is crucial during all the process and has kept to the service of the fisios of the club with works so much of gymnasium as of swimming pool.

His opinion on the Barça

The Italian also gave his point of view on the rival to the that will receive this weekend in Santiago Bernabéu. "I have to look to a team that has won all less one in League. Has a very good dynamics. To this look. From the beginning it has done it very well. It has had some problems in the Champions League that they can happen in this competition, but in League have been spectacular", concluded.

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