Three months after having been operated on in Barcelona of his left knee, Philippe Coutinho He has gone through the operating room again this Monday to have a meniscal cyst removed and will be away from the playing fields for another four weeks, as MD has learned from the footballer’s environment.
After suffering a setback in his left knee, which swelled more than expected in the final stretch of the recovery, Coutinho asked for advice at the medical center Waiting for Doha last week and Thursday, with permission from the Barça, I travel to Brazil to undergo an intervention, this time in Belo Horizonte and with the doctor Rodrigo Lasmar, doctor of the ‘canarinha’ team, as reported Globoesporte this Monday.
Coutinho, who has not played from the past December 29, has undergone an arthroscopy to solve his knee problems and could complete his entire recovery in his country before returning to Barça. If the deadlines were met and the evolution was as desired, Coutinho He could still play a league game before its conclusion, scheduled for May 23.
The midfielder still has two more years on his contract with him Barça, but the Barça club plans to put it on the market next summer to try to lower the salary mass of the Barça first team. For now, Barça will save the bonus of 20 million that you agreed with him Liverpool to reach the 100 matches with the azulgrana shirt.