Suarez to undergo knee surgery, Barcelona confirm
Suarez to undergo knee surgery, Barcelona confirm
Injury

Suarez to undergo knee surgery, Barcelona confirm

Barcelona striker Luis Suarez will undergo surgery after suffering a medial meniscus injury in his right knee, the club have confirmed. 

The 32-year-old Uruguayan played the full 90 minutes on Tuesday night as the Catalans crashed out of the Champions League at the hands of Liverpool

A statement from the club said: "The first team player Luis Suárez has a medial meniscus injury in his right knee and surgeon Dr Cugat will perform arthroscopic surgery on the Uruguayan under the supervision of the club's medical staff. 

"The outcome of the process and an estimate of how long the striker will be out will be announced following the surgery."

Suarez has enjoyed another successful season with the La Liga champions, netting 25 goals in 49 appearances. 

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