A new injury ends Courtois’ season with Real Madrid

Belgian exposure Thibaut Courtois A goal keeper real madrid He suffered a new injury, a tear in the inner meniscus of his right knee, after participating in group training with his team.

The famous Italian journalist Fabrizio Romano revealed the exposure Courtois He has suffered a new knee injury and is expected to be sidelined for the next two months, as the season is almost over for the Belgian goalkeeper who has just recovered from an anterior cruciate ligament injury.

He was supposed to fight Real Madrid team A friendly match tomorrow and another next week against the reserve team and the junior team “Real Madrid C”. The duo, Courtois, the team’s goalkeeper, and Militao, were to participate in the two friendly matches after they recovered.

Courtois joined Real Madrid’s group training for the first time in late February since early August, after… He suffered a cruciate ligament tear.

Courtois was injured during Real Madrid training, before the start of the current season 2023-2024, and has not participated in any official match so far with the team.

Brazilian Eder Militao, the Royal defender, also suffered a cruciate ligament tear last August in the Athletic Bilbao match, which ended with the Merengues winning 2-0 in the first round of La Liga at San Mames Stadium.

Real Madrid said in a statement at the time, “After the tests conducted on our player Eder Militao, he was diagnosed with a tear in the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee. The player will undergo surgery in the coming days.”

Press reports confirmed Eder Militao’s absence from Real Madrid’s ranks for 6 months in order to return to participate again with the Spanish giant.

The return of Courtois and Militao to group training for the Royal Team comes as a strong boost for Italian coach Carlo Ancelotti, especially as the team enters decisive confrontations at the end of the current season.

On the other hand, Spanish press reports revealed a team schedule on Tuesday Spanish Real Madrid On his preparatory tour in the United States of America in preparation for the next season, which includes a Clásico match against its traditional rival Barcelona, ​​in preparation for the new season of the Spanish League.

Real Madrid will meet Barcelona in a pre-season friendly clásico for the third year in a row, noting that the Catalan team won (1-0) in July 2022, and with a score of (3-0) in the same month last year.

The Spanish newspaper “Marca” confirmed that Real Madrid will face Milan, Barcelona and Chelsea in its summer preparatory tour in America before the start of the next season (2024-2025).

The newspaper indicated that real madrid He will meet Milan on July 31 in Chicago, then head to New Jersey to face Barcelona in El Clasico on August 3 at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey, which has a capacity of 82,000 spectators.

Real Madrid will conclude its summer camp by facing Chelsea on August 6 in Charlotte, and the preparatory camp will end days before the start of the new version of the Spanish League, “La Liga.”

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