The Brazil international has sustained an injury during international duty and may be out of action for the La Liga giants’ next few matches.
do not have a fixture this weekend but they will lock horns withShakhtar
in the Champions League and El Clasico comes the Sunday after that.
may miss those two crucial games and should he not be available, it will be a blow for the entire team. After Sergio Ramos’ departure, the Brazilian emerged as a first-choice central defender next to David Alaba. He has featured in eight games out of eight in La Liga and two out of two in the Champions League.
The 23-year-old had suffered an injury against Colombia on Monday and underwent some tests. It is yet unclear when he will return to action, but according to AS, the chances of him featuring in those two important games are slim. Reports claim that Nacho will be his replacement alongside Alaba.
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