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Granero faces six months out

Real Sociedad midfielder Esteban Granero has been ruled out for at least six months after suffering anterior cruciate ligament damage.

Last Updated: 18/09/13 at 14:41 Post Comment

Esteban Granero: Set to miss the next six months out with knee injury

Esteban Granero: Set to miss the next six months out with knee injury

The 26-year-old, on loan from Queens Park Rangers, sustained the injury to his right knee during Tuesday's Champions League clash with Shakhtar Donetsk, who won 2-0.

Real Sociedad released an official statement on their club website confirming the news of the injury.

"The MRI scan done this morning discovered a ruptured anterior cruciate ligament and medial meniscus injury in Granero's right knee," read the statement.

"This injury will require surgical repair. The player will perform a physical therapy focused on stimulating and maintaining the neuromuscular control of the joint."

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