La lesin de Asensio in the semifinal of the Super Cup against Barcelona was the bad news in Real Madrid’s adventure in Saudi Arabia, which ended with the whites winning the first title of the season.
The first estimates of the medical services of Madrid point to a estimated downtime of two to three weeks, in the absence of resonance magnetic field to which the Balearic Islands must submit tomorrow. In Madrid they manage the hope that the injury can be less, which will reduce Marco’s downtime.
Asensio enjoyed a good moment before the mishap that caused him to be absent in the Super Cup final against Athletic and that, in the best of cases, will make him miss the next two white games. The objective would be, in principle, to be able to reappear in the duel against the Granada (February 6), although no risks will be taken considering the closeness of the transcendental appointment of Champions before him PSG (February 15).
The injury comes at a bad time for the Balearic, who had settled as headline on the right wing of the Madrid attack, prevailing in the particular pulse through that gap to Rodrygo Goes. Until the injury in the classic, Asensio had participated in 23 games of Madrid this season, with a record of seven goals that place him on the podium of the best Real Madrid scorers, only behind Benzema Y vinicius and at a great distance from the following in the list of white scorers.