Ansu Fati has been ruled out for four months, Barcelona have confirmed.
The striker picked an injury during Barcelona's 5-2 win over Real Betis over the weekend and successfully underwent surgery on Monday.
A statement from the club on Monday read: "The first team player Ansu Fati has been operated on successfully by Dr. Ramon Cugat for the injury to the internal meniscus of his left knee under the supervision of the Club's medical staff. The player will be out for approximately four months,"
❤️ to join us in wishing Ansu a full and speedy recovery! pic.twitter.com/TkibF1PqE4— FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona) November 9, 2020
Fati has been one of the standout players for Ronald Koeman's side this season, scoring five goals and providing two assists in 10 games.
In total, the 18-year-old has played 43 games with the first team, scoring 13 goals and providing three assists.