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The doubt of Ter Stegen: When to place a knee surgery

Published:31/12/2019 - 09:23h

Updated:31/12/2019 - 11:47h

Marc-André ter Stegen is one of the undisputed stars of Barça, but he has a doubt about a problem that bothers him. The german is still thinking about when will be the best moment to place a knee surgery

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The FC Barcelona updated his list of lesionados this Monday, and many surprised when seeing in her to Marc-André ter Stegen. Further of the known -and delicate- cases of Ousmane Dembélé and Arthur, knew that the one of Mönchengladbach had some annoyances in his right knee, but the worry has gone up integers when checking that this ailment could leave out of fight to one of the pillars of the team.

The situation already carries time in hands of the medical services culés, that for the moment have opted by a conservative treatment. It is thus that in the last official communiqué specified that this alternative already was pactada after the last party of LaLiga. Other members of the team, as for example the always demanded Luis Suárez, also subject to these practices not to see engaged his availability.

The question is that if the problem does not remit, is not advisable to pull this option, by what it would be necessary to think in new solutions. Like sucedió does some months with Samuel Umtiti, in the City Condal have put him on the table to the guardameta the possibility to go through the operating theatre, and this does not have it descartado although it prefers to pose it with some tranquility. To day of today, still generates him some that another doubt.

The German does not want to lose the Eurocopa 2020, and the tournament has situated like main reference in his calendar. The battle with Manuel Neuer by the titularity in the selection is to the limit, and the ex of the Borussia does not want to step at the side that it could prejudice him. In spite of everything, still remain some months until the summer, and although the rest, the physiotherapy and the factors of growth help, do not suppose an absolute guarantee.

Several means affirm that if the crack sees peligrar his physical integrity, would accept an urgent intervention, but that to day of today, if the pains do not go to more, prefers to postpone it all what can. To the germano does not convince him an operation that would leave him between three and four weeks stopped, and knowing that already him incomodaría during the holidays, is clear that his aim is to not to plant it in the middle of the season.

The Barça can not allow lose to Ter Stegen

Although the case is not exactly the same, the Barça already has lived some similar precedent, and has to have present that the future of Ter Stegen is his maximum priority. Umtiti Also played it to him with his knee and today is very move# away of his best version, one that had turned him into one of the best defenders of the planet. The German also is one of the most stood out of the world in his place, and when it arrive the moment, would have to be convinced to correct an ailment that can go to more and that it is necessary to brake what before.

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