Barca star Suarez to undergo tests on knee injury

Comments()
Getty Images
Barcelona confirmed star forward Luis Suarez will undergo tests on Thursday after sustaining a knee injury against Real Madrid.

Luis Suarez could be in doubt for Barcelona's La Liga opener against Real Betis after sustaining a knee injury against Real Madrid on Wednesday.

Barca confirmed Suarez will undergo further tests on Thursday after the side's 5-1 aggregate loss to bitter rivals Madrid in the Spanish Super Cup following their 2-0 defeat midweek.

Barca 3/4 to win to nil against Betis

The comprehensive result was compounded with an injury to Suarez, who pulled up late in the clash at the Santiago Bernabeu and clearly struggled to see out the match.

PSG troll Barca with Neymar tweet

Article continues below

Having already lost the services of Neymar to Paris Saint-Germain, Ernesto Valverde and Barca will be sweating on Suarez's fitness ahead of Sunday's visit of Betis.

Asked about Suarez's injury after Marco Asensio and Karim Benzema condemned Barca to defeat, Valverde said: "It is a knock on his knee but we will have to wait to assess the situation."

Next article:
Pochettino backs Alli to play Messi role for Tottenham in Kane absence
Next article:
Alexander-Arnold signs new five-year Liverpool deal
Next article:
Sarri: Chelsea can't afford to rest tired Jorginho after Fabregas exit
Next article:
Real Madrid vs Sevilla: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview
Next article:
Solskjaer: Lukaku important to Man Utd despite bench role
Close