Athletics News of Monday, 1 July 2019
Ghana endured a large blow on Monday when their vital participant Christian Atsu was ruled out of the ongoing 2019 Africa Cup of Nations match since of harm.
Newcastle United winger Christian Atsu experienced a hamstring damage in the course of Ghana’s – draw from Cameroon at the African Cup of Nations.
He underwent assessments on the thigh damage on Sunday and now the final results released on Monday have proven that he will not be capable to participate in any further more part in the match for Ghana.
Physicians of the Ghana workforce have advised Ghana’s main football news outfit Ghanasoccernet.com that he will no for a longer time perform a part in the tournament simply because of the severity of the harm.
His damage is a major blow for Ghana who were counting on the winger to to produce the sort he shown in 2015 that saw him being named as the best participant of the opposition.
Atsu was pressured off just after just 14 minutes immediately after grabbing at the again of his suitable leg and was despatched to the healthcare facility for a scan to assess the severity of the personal injury.
Newcastle United’s professional medical workforce are at this time in discussions with the Ghana workers to figure out what is the ideal training course of motion.
The 27-yr-aged will surely skip Ghana’s closing group phase match against Guinea Bissau, a match they will probably have to earn in get to progress to the round-of-16.
Past year, Atsu bounced back from a knee injuries he endured at the end of the 2017-18 marketing campaign to make 32 appearances below Rafa Benítez.