Filipe Luis has been successfully operated on kuitbeenbreuk. The rear of Atletico Madrid got a picture in the leg placed and if Saturday left the hospital. The club expects that he will be there about eight weeks.
The 32-year-old Luis broke Thursday evening, linkerkuitbeen in the Europe Leaguewedstrijd against Lokomotiv Moscow. He had, after a duel in the second half of the field are worn.
The Brazilian has 31 caps to his name. In principle he should be fit to hit for the world CHAMPIONSHIPS in Russia. Brazil will play its first groepsmatch in exactly three months, on 17 June, against Switzerland.