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Claudio Bravo came out with a strong adductor ailment when they played 71 ‘of Betis’s triumph against Ferencvaros for the Europa League. The prognosis of the Chilean goalkeeper is still uncertain.

The Chilean goalkeeper came out with discomfort in yesterday's clash for the Europa League.
© gettyThe Chilean goalkeeper came out with discomfort in yesterday’s clash for the Europa League.

The The happiness of Manuel Pellegrini and Real Betis for the 2-0 win over Ferencvaros for the Europa League was tinged with worry, all after Claudio Bravo asked for change in the middle of the game due to a strong ailment.

Things were going smoothly for the Verdiblancos in the duel for the fifth date of the European competition. The captain of La Roja had entered as a starter and was tackling up to the air in the Benito Villamarín.

However, everything changed at 71 ‘, when Bravo asked to be substituted after feeling severe pain in the adductor muscle. The Chilean left the court and was replaced by Rui Silva, leaving half of Chile in suspense waiting to know his status.

Initially it was said that the complication was muscular, but after the match Pellegrini raised his voice at a press conference to try to clarify the situation, leaving more doubts than certainties about the goalkeeper’s ailment.

“We will find out tomorrow with Claudio’s medical examination. Now with hot muscles it is difficult to know what type of injury it is, or what degree it can be if it is muscular, “he began by explaining.

Along the same lines, the Engineer assured that “With that medical report, before Saturday it will be difficult to know his injury and if he can be with us in the next game.”

In this way, the Betis strategist questioned the presence of Claudio Bravo this Sunday in the momentous clash for La Liga against Levante, and only the passing of the hours will clarify the panorama of the Chilean captain.

On the other hand, and in happier themes, Manuel Pellegrini referred to the passage of Betis to the next round of the Europa League.

“We are happy with the victory and the classification, but also because the team played a great game in which they did not let the rival get close to our goal. We scored two goals but we were able to do a few more, “he closed.

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