Thursday, December 8, 2022

Belgium boss Roberto Martinez gives injury update on Kevin De Bruyne ahead of Euro 2020 start

Roberto Martinez has revealed that Kevin De Bruyne doesn’t require surgery on his facial injuries but is unsure whether he will return in time for Belgium’s opening Euro 2020 match on June 12.

The Manchester City midfielder suffered a fractured nose and eye socket following a collision with Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger during Saturday’s Champions League final.

De Bruyne was forced off on the hour mark and replaced by Gabriel Jesus as City slipped to a 1-0 defeat in Porto courtesy of Kai Havertz’s first-half goal.With Belgium’s Euros opener against Russia fast approaching, Martinez has admitted that the 29-year-old is still being assessed, with his situation expected to become clearer in the ‘next four to five days’. Read more


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