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Barcelona announces de Jong injury in the thigh

 Barcelona announced, on Monday, that its Dutch international midfielder Frenkie de Jong suffers from a stretch in the right thigh after the loss of the Clasico against his guest and his arch-rival Real Madrid (1-2), Sunday at the Camp Nou in the tenth stage of the Spanish Football League.

The Catalan club said in a statement that De Jong suffers from a stretching of the biceps muscle in the right thigh. Without specifying the length of his absence, but it is expected that he will miss the team's trip to face Rayo Vallecano on Wednesday evening in the eleventh stage.

The Dutchman (24 years and 36 international matches) started against Real Madrid on Sunday, but was replaced by Sergi Roberto in the 77th minute.

De Jong has played 11 games this season with Barcelona, ​​all of them starting. He was unavailable this summer before the start of the season due to a calf injury.


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