Called up to the national team for his country for the first time, the Academy striker suffered a very serious injury and will be out for several months.
the victory of to race in Santa Fe he left painful news for the team led by Fernando Gago, who lost one of his figures and who will not have him available for much of what remains of this 2023 which is still in the early months: Johan Carbonero, who suffered a serious injury for which he had to undergo surgery.
As if that wasn’t enough, it was a special week for the attacker, who had received his first call-up to the Colombian national teamwhich will tour Asia in the framework of the March FIFA date, during which they will play friendlies against South Korea and Japan, but will not be able to count on the 7 that emerged in Once Caldas.
WHAT INJURIES DID CARBONERO RECEIVE?
According to imaging tests performed upon his return from Santa Fe, the Academy player suffered from a tear of the anterior cruciate ligament in his left kneewhich he will undergo surgery on Monday 27 March.
HOW LONG WILL YOU BE OUTSIDE
Although it will depend on the operation, This type of injury requires a minimum of six months. For example, he loses the rest of the Professional League Tournament with Racing, a large part of the Copa Libertadores and he can only return when he has averaged the Professional League Cup.
As for the national team, they will have to wait until they return to the courts and resume the good level previously shown in Gymnastics and now in Racing so that Néstor Lorenzo thinks of him again.
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