Injury - Soccer Wiretap

Christian Pulisic Likely Out For Champions League Match

Apr 4, 2021 1:38 PM

Christian Pulisic will likely miss Chelsea's Champions League match on Tuesday against Porto due to a hamstring injury.

Pulisic suffered the injury on Saturday against West Brom.

"Christian did a sprint when he came back out for the second half and said that he felt his hamstring would not survive the game if he continued," said Thomas Tuchel.

Pulisic scored his first goal for Chelsea since January in the match. 


Tags: Chelsea, Porto, Injury

Sergio Ramos Out Six Weeks Following Knee Surgery

Feb 6, 2021 1:04 PM

Sergio Ramos will miss six weeks after undergoing knee surgery.

Ramos is likely to miss Real Madrid's matchup against Atalanta in the Champions League round of 16.

The 34-year-old defender, whose contract expires in June, has yet to reach an extension agreement with Real Madrid.  

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Tags: Atalanta, Real Madrid, Injury, UEFA Champions League

Philippe Coutinho Out Several Months With Meniscus Injury

Dec 30, 2020 4:48 PM

Philippe Coutinho will miss several months after suffering a meniscus injury in Tuesday's match.

Coutinho will have an operation this week, after which the club will confirm exactly how long he will be out of action.

Coutinho recently returned from a hamstring issue.

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Tags: Barcelona, Injury

Gareth Bale Out Multiple Weeks With Calf Injury

Dec 29, 2020 11:43 AM

Gareth Bale will miss the next "few weeks" after he sustained a calf injury in their League Cup quarter-final win against Stoke City.

Bale is on loan from Real Madrid. 

Bale has only scored three times so far this season for Spurs.


Tags: Tottenham Hotspur, Injury

Neymar Out Until January With Ankle Injury

Dec 19, 2020 9:15 PM

Neymar will sit out until January due to an ankle sprain.

PSG announced that Neymar is currently being treated for a bone bruise.

Neymar suffered the injury on December 13th, off a challenge from Lyon's Thiago Mendes.


Tags: Lyon, Paris Saint-Germain, Injury

Erling Haaland Out Until 2021 With Hamstring Injury

Dec 3, 2020 8:20 AM

Erling Haaland is set to miss the remainder of 2020 because of a hamstring injury.

Haaland is set to miss seven games in total.

Haaland's injury opens a space for 16-year-old Dortmund forward Youssoufa Moukoko for more playing time.

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Tags: Borussia Dortmund, Injury

Ansu Fati Out Indefinitely With Knee Injury

Nov 7, 2020 4:34 PM

Ansu Fati suffered a minisus tear in his left knee during Barcelona's 5-2 win over Real Betis.

Barcelona gave no return date for Fati, with the club weighing several treatment options.

The 18-year-old is expected to miss several months, including matches against Atletico Madrid later this month.

Fati has five goals in ten matches this season.


Tags: Barcelona, Injury

Cristiano Ronaldo Tests Negative For COVID-19, Cleared From Isolation

Oct 30, 2020 4:03 PM

Cristiano Ronaldo has tested negative for COVID-19 19 days after he was diagnosed as positive.

"Cristiano Ronaldo carried out a check with a diagnostic test [swab] for COVID-19," a club statement read.

"The exam provided a negative result. The player has, therefore, recovered after 19 days and is no longer subjected to home isolation."

Ronaldo missed Wednesday's Champions League match against Lionel Messi and Barcelona.

Ronaldo tested positive for the coronavirus on Oct. 13 while on international duty with Portugal.


Tags: Juventus, Injury

Alphonso Davies To Miss 6-8 Weeks With Ankle Injury

Oct 24, 2020 5:27 PM

Alphonso Davies will miss 6-8 weeks due to ligament damage in his ankle.

Davies suffered the injury three minutes into Bayern's 5-0 win against Eintracht.

"He sustained a ligament injury. One ligament is fully torn, another is partially torn. We reckon he'll be sidelined for six to eight weeks. It hurts when a player of this quality is ruled out," said Hansi Flick.

Davies was replaced by Lucas Hernandez.


Tags: Bayern Munich, Injury

Virgil Van Dijk To Undergo ACL Surgery

Oct 18, 2020 1:41 PM

Virgil van Dijk will undergo surgery to repair an ACL injury suffered in a 2-2 draw against Everton.

There is no timetable on van Dijk's return until after the surgery, though sources have yet to rule him out for the season.

Van Dijk suffered the injury in a tackle from Jordan Pickford early into the match, which was not punished by VAR.

Liverpool have yet to set a date for the injury as they wait for the swelling to decrease. 

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Tags: Liverpool, Injury

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Christian Pulisic Likely To Miss Start Of Season With Hamstring Injury

Kylian Mbappe Doubtful For Champions League Match Vs. Atalanta

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Antoine Griezmann To Miss Final Two Matches Due To Thigh Injury


Sergio Aguero Out 5-6 Weeks With Knee Surgery

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Luis Suarez To Be Available For Barcelona When La Liga Season Resumes

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic Suffers Calf Injury, Escapes Achilles Tear

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Harry Kane To Return To Training In 2-3 Weeks

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Liga MX President Enrique Bonilla Tests Positive For COVID-19

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MLS Extends Training Ban Through March 27th

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Luka Jovic Could Get Arrested For Breaking Self-Isolation

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Valencia: 35% Of Staff, Players Test Positive For COVID-19


Premier League To Discuss Future Of Season Next Thursday

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Bundesliga Matches Postponed Due To Coronavirus

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