Juventus have confirmed that returning midfielder Paul Pogba has torn the meniscus in his knee and can see a specialist to find out his subsequent transfer.
Six years after leaving the membership for Manchester United, Pogba made his second transfer to Turin on a free switch this summer time and made his unofficial second debut for the membership in Friday’s win over Chivas Guadalajara.
A glamorous pleasant towards Barcelona comes up within the early hours of Wednesday morning however Juventus have confirmed that Pogba will play no half in it.
“Following the pain reported in his right knee, Paul Pogba underwent radiological examinations which revealed an injury to the lateral meniscus,” the membership reported.
“Within the next few hours, he will undergo an orthopedic specialist consultation. Therefore, he will not participate in the trip to Dallas to continue treatment.”
La Gazzetta dello Sport reviews that Pogba is seemingly to require surgical procedure on the harm and will miss the subsequent two months because of this, which means he might not make his first look for the membership till early October.
If he misses the subsequent two months, Pogba might miss 9 video games, together with the primary two group stage matches of the 2022/23 Champions League marketing campaign.
For Pogba, this newest setback is a continuation of the harm issues that blighted his closing yr at Old Trafford.
A nasty hamstring harm derailed his celebratory spell, earlier than a calf downside ended his United profession prematurely a month earlier than the top of the marketing campaign.