Wed 05 October 2022 | 15:52

Mikel Oyarzabal injury return gives Real Sociedad a major boost

After being sidelined for seven months, the club confirmed the return of their captain to the group training on Tuesday as he hopes to break in Enrique's World Cup squad.

After tearing his anterior cruciate ligament in March, the

Real Sociedad

captain has been sidelined for seven months before being involved in team exercises on Tuesday. A smiling

Mikel Oyarzabal

told the club's

Twitter account:

Today was a good day

," as the Spaniard has half-eye open on being involved in his country’s upcoming

Qatar World Cup


The 25-year-old footballer has played the whole era of his career for the club. Meanwhile, he has made more than 200 appearances and netted more than 60 times. His brilliant performance has earned him many achievements. Oyarzebal scored the winner for Sociedad in the delayed 2020 Copa del Rey Final as they beat Athletico Bilbao to win the cup.

In addition to his successful club career, Mikel has appeared in international competitions since 2015 with


U-18, Spain U-19, Spain U-21, Spain U-23, Spain, and Basque Country. However, his full debut for his national team was in 2016, in which he represented them at UEFA Euro 2020.



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