Tottenham Hotspur have confirmed the bad news that midfielder Rodrigo Bentancur has suffered a serious injury, ending the 2022-23 season ahead of his teammates.
Bentancur was forced off through injury during Tottenham Hotspur’s 4-1 Premier League defeat at Leicester City on Saturday. Before receiving the examination and confirming. That it is a big problem A torn left knee anterior cruciate ligament or ACL. That requires months of recovery.
“We can confirm that Rodrigo Bentancour has suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee. And will not be able to play ufabet for the remainder of this season.”
“He’s going to have surgery. before starting the rehabilitation process with our medical team “We’re all here to support you, Rodrigo,” Tottenham Hotspur’s Twitter statement read. There is no definitive timeframe for taking time off from injury treatment. But injuries like this are expect to take six to eight months to recover, meaning Bentancur could at the earliest be back in the 2023-24 season.
The midfielder has been a key figure in Conte’s squad since arriving at the start of 2022. Bentancur has been a mainstay in midfield and has often popped up with crucial goals this season. Including dramatic winners against Bournemouth and Leeds United.
However, with the January window now closed, the news of the ACL injury leaves Spurs thin in the middle ahead of a crucial two-legged tie in the Champions League and in the race for a top four finish.