The Spanish-Argentine striker Giuliano Simeone, from Deportivo Alavés, will miss several months of LaLiga EA Sports 2023-2024 that starts this Friday as he will have to undergo surgery after the serious injury suffered this Sunday during the friendly against Burgos.

The young soccer player, 20 years old and son of Diego Pablo Simeone, was seriously injured in the final stages of the match after suffering a hard challenge from José Mato that caused him a fractured fibula and a dislocated ankle, according to medical tests. .

As indicated by Deportivo Alavés, the injury causes the forward to have to “undergo surgery”, an operation that will be carried out “in the next few hours in Vitoria-Gasteiz by doctor Mikel Sánchez”.

“The recovery periods will be determined based on the evolution of the injury itself. Deportivo Alavés conveys its full support to the player in these difficult moments, and expresses its desire to see him on the pitch as soon as possible”, the team from Vitoria stated. , where Simeone was on loan this year from an Atlético de Madrid team that had previously renewed him until 2028.