Atlético de Madrid’s French midfielder Thomas Lemar could suffer a “serious Achilles tendon injury” after having to retire in the first half of the match between his team and Valencia this Saturday in LaLiga EA Sports 2023-2024.

“Thomas Lemar was taken off on a stretcher after falling into a bad position during a game and the medical services, in a first examination, fear a serious injury to the Achilles tendon. Tests are pending to confirm a definitive diagnosis,” the team indicated. rojiblanco on his official ‘X’ account.

The French midfielder, who had started at Mestalla, suffered the mishap in the final stretch of the first 45 minutes and had to give up his place on the field to Javi Galán. If his serious injury is finally confirmed, he would have to face a long period of absence and it is most likely that he would not be able to play again this season.