Real Madrid could be without Cristiano Ronaldo for several months after the Portuguese Captain reportedly suffered a partly torn ACL during the Euro 2016 final.
According to the first explorations by Portuguese doctors in France after Dimitri Payet’s tackle, Ronaldo will miss the first few matches for Real Madrid, including UEFA Super Cup. But it might be worse than that. According to Managing Madrid, composed of several Real Madrid specialists, « Cristiano Ronaldo suffers a partly torn ACL that could keep him out up to four or five months. »
Maxime H. - 11/07/2016
Orthopaedic surgeon and team physician Markus Walden has confirmed this theory on his Twitter account. Thanks to two statements, he explains us why Ronaldo could be kept out up to five months.
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