Successful operations, Vermaelen Will Absent Four Months
Agen Tangkas – Barcelona still have to wait longer to be able to use the services of Thomas Vermaelen. Just successfully undergone surgery, Vermaelen will return to the field in the next four months.
Operations in the right thigh Vermaelen made on Tuesday (02/12/2014) local time yesterday. The operation was a success and as planned.
Quoted from Marca, Vermaelen operated in Finland by Dr. Sakari Orava, doctors known figure in the world of sports as an expert in dealing with this kind of injury. Those who had received treatment from Orava of which is Haile Gebrselassie, Pep Guardiola, Marco van Basten and Didier Deschamps.
To be able to back up the pitch and play as usual, Vermaelen will take four months. That means he will be able to make his debut in the last weeks of competition.
Brought from Arsenal in the transfer market last summer, Vermaelen did not play in official matches Bacelona. Vermaelen suffered a hamstring injury while playing for Belgium in the 2014 World Cup.