Frenkie de Jong He suffers from elongation of the hamstrings in the right leg and is included in the list of injured F.C.B. The club issued a medical statement stating that the injury worsened during the match against Real Madrid and that it will keep him off the field until further notice, which may take time to recover.
‼️Medical press release
First team player F. De Jong has biceps elongation in his right thigh. It is low and evolution will indicate its availability. pic.twitter.com/Mp9fv2GLUy
– FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona_cat) October 25 2021
De Jong has already started a game Camp Nou touched. But the discomfort worsened during the match and he was eventually replaced by Sergi Roberto in the second half after a rather mediocre performance. In fact, De Jong participated in quite a few matches where he did not perform at the level expected of him.
The midfielder will miss Wednesday’s match at Rayo Vallecano, as well as next Saturday’s match at home against Alaves. The next match in the Champions League will be against Dynamo Kiev next week.
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