Alexia Putellas undergoes surgery this Wednesday for her knee problems


FC Barcelona midfielder Alexia Putellas will finally have to undergo surgery this Wednesday for the injury she has been carrying for more than a month in her left knee, as confirmed this Tuesday by the Blaugrana team.

“The player of the women's first team Alexia Putellas will undergo, this Wednesday, December 27, a revision arthroscopy of her left knee. At the end of the intervention, the Club will provide a new medical report,” the European champion simply commented. and the F League.

The double Ballon d'Or winner has not been able to play since she suffered a blow to her left knee on November 14 during the Champions League opener against Portuguese side Benfica. Mollet del Vallès was replaced at half-time and although the severity of the mishap was initially downplayed, classified by the club as “small annoyances” before playing days later against Real Madrid, she has not been able to train with her teammates or return to play.

It must be remembered that the 29-year-old international midfielder was seriously injured in that area on the eve of playing in the 2022 European Championship in England with the national team and that she was unable to play for nearly a year.