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Defense of Atlético Madrid battered from the confrontation with Dortmund

Atlético Madrid booked Tuesday night on the fourth match day of the Champions League is an important 2-0 victory against Borussia Dortmund. But Madrid’s defense ran during that party severely damaged. Basisspelers Jose Maria Gimenez and Lucas Hernandez fell injured.

Atlético Madrid


2 – 0

Borussia Dortmund

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The 23-year-old Gimenez was all during the break to replace. The Uruguayan relapsed in the hamstring injury, where he was a month ago already suffered. The 22-year-old Hernandez, partner at Gimenez central in the back, played the game, but turned out to suffer from an injury to the right adductors. Both players after they were examined in the University Hospital of Navarra. Their period of unavailability is still unknown.

Previously saw Atlético Madrid, even though fellow defenders Diego Godin and Stefan Savic failure. The Madrileños will often start arriving as the back very thin on the legs.

Borussia Dortmund and Atlético Madrid (both 9/12) share the lead in group A in the Champions League. Club Brugge (4/12) follows as the third, Monaco (1/12) close the row.

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