Atletico Madrid’s Slovenia goalkeeper Jan Oblak will miss Wednesday’s Champions League group game against Porto with a thigh injury. Draw Real Sociedad 1-1 on Saturday. As reported by Mundo Deportivo on Sunday.
Oblak was taken off the pitch in the 85th minute after colliding with team-mate Reynildo. Who tried to block Real Sociedad’s Nigerian striker Umar Sadiq, with the 29-year-old going to miss. In the game against Porto on Wednesday night. Atletico coach Diego Simeone is optimistic that Oblak will not recover for long UFABET
‘Hopefully Oblak doesn’t leave for too long,’ Simeone said of the 29-year-old goalkeeper’s injury.
So, 26-year-old Croat goalkeeper Evo Gerbic, who has returned from Lille this summer, will have the chance to replace Oblak. The 32-year-old defender, who was suspended from last season, is likely to recover from the injury after missing the last two Liga games, while Sergio Regui is expected to recover. Lon is not ready for Wednesday’s game.
Oblak made 175 appearances for the Spanish capital’s club and won three major trophies, including the 2018 UEFA Super Cup, where Atletico Madrid defeated city rivals Real Madrid. On behalf of the national team, he has been playing for Slovenia since 2012.