Horror foul – Bayer 04 Leverkusen: Exequiel Palacios seriously injured


Exequiel Palacios has been playing for Bayer Leverkusen in the Bundesliga since January. Now he has played for his home country Argentina against Paraguay – and has been seriously injured.

Photo series with 15 pictures

A bad injury to Ezequiel Palacios from Leverkusen overshadowed Argentina 1: 1 (1: 1) in the World Cup qualifier against Paraguay. The Bundesliga professional had to be hospitalized after a brutal foul by Paraguay’s Angel Romero (28).

According to Bayer, the 22-year-old suffered fractures of three transverse processes in the lumbar spine and is expected to be out for three months.

“A hard blow”

Palacios will remain in Buenos Aires for further treatment, said the Bundesliga club. “Exequiel is in good hands and our doctors are in close contact. But we will bring him to Leverkusen as soon as possible so that he can do his rehab in our ‘workshop’, where we have the best opportunities for his speedy recovery,” said sports director Simon Rolfes: “For us, but of course especially for Exequiel itself, it’s a hard blow.”

The Werkself received bad news from South America during their last international break. Right-back Santiago Arias was seriously injured in October. The Colombian was diagnosed with a broken fibula. Arias will be out for several months. Bayer is therefore considering making another transfer in winter.


Source link by https://www.t-online.de/sport/fussball/bundesliga/id_88931278/horrorfoul-bayer-04-leverkusen-exequiel-palacios-schwer-verletzt-.html

*The article has been translated based on the content of Source link by https://www.t-online.de/sport/fussball/bundesliga/id_88931278/horrorfoul-bayer-04-leverkusen-exequiel-palacios-schwer-verletzt-.html
. If there is any problem regarding the content, copyright, please leave a report below the article. We will try to process as quickly as possible to protect the rights of the author. Thank you very much!

*We just want readers to access information more quickly and easily with other multilingual content, instead of information only available in a certain language.

*We always respect the copyright of the content of the author and always include the original link of the source article.If the author disagrees, just leave the report below the article, the article will be edited or deleted at the request of the author. Thanks very much! Best regards!


These were the details of the news Horror foul – Bayer 04 Leverkusen: Exequiel Palacios seriously injured for this day. We hope that we have succeeded by giving you the full details and information. To follow all our news, you can subscribe to the alerts system or to one of our different systems to provide you with all that is new.

It is also worth noting that the original news has been published and is available at en24news and the editorial team at AlKhaleej Today has confirmed it and it has been modified, and it may have been completely transferred or quoted from it and you can read and follow this news from its main source.

NEXT Inter coronation, Lille’s thorn and German Cup — what to watch in Europe