Joël Veltman was for several months disabled by a serious knee injury. Ajax reported Friday that the leader of the remainder of this season and in preparation for next season, not in action.
The 26-year-old Veltman fell Thursday in the match against VVV-Venlo (4-1 victory) in the first half. After a duel with Ralf Seuntjens had the defender by stretcher from the field.
Friday was the knee of Veltman examined in the hospital, but it is still unclear what the exact damage is.
“Next week is a continuation of the study given to the nature and extent of the injury to determine. Today, it was already clear that the serious knee injury, and Veltman for long periods of time off”, says Ajax on the website.