Kompany hurt again to groin, Navas stands for comeback, for Real


Kompany hurt again to groin, Navas stands for comeback, for Real

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Vincent Kompany may be back not to play football. The leader of Manchester City hit Wednesday in the League Cup match against Swansea City re-injuring his groin.

Manchester City could Friday not report how long the 30-year-old Kompany this time must watch.

Against Swansea the Belgian for the first time since may, playing along. The defender was months on the side with a liesblessure. Therefore, he missed the european CHAMPIONSHIPS in France.

Trainer Josep Guardiola did it just quietly with his blessuregevoelige captain. Although Kompany has been around meetrainde with the group, wanted to be the Spaniard first, the results of blood tests to wait and see.

That pointed recently out that nothing of a comeback, the defender still stood in the way, so that he Wednesday against Swansea could play. In the injury time of that duel got Kompany back pain from his groin.


Real Madrid got Friday good news from the infirmary. Keylor Navas may Saturday goalkeeping for the ‘Royal’. He is fully recovered from the injury to his linkerhiel that he at the end of may rose. Navas missed because of the injury from the Copa America with Costa Rica.

The goalkeeper was in the first few months of the season, replaced by Kiko Casilla. Against Las Palmas seems to Casilla Saturday, once again glad to have to take a place on the bench.

“Keylor is a very important player for us,” was trainer Zinedine Zidane Friday clear. “Kiko has been doing very well. I will both talk to see what we can agree on in terms of playing time the next time.”

Navas keepte in the final of the Champions League against Atletico Madrid, which Real Madrid after a penalty shoot-out won. Shortly after he became injured.

Real Madrid, with thirteen points from five matches to lead the Spanish league.

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