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Cristiano Ronaldo Out For Two More Weeks, Could Miss Copa del Rey Final

Ronaldo Key1 600x390 Cristiano Ronaldo Out For Two More Weeks, Could Miss Copa del Rey Final

Cristiano Ronaldo has been diagnosed with a hamstring injury and is expected to be out for the next two weeks, which means he’ll miss next week’s Copa del Rey Final against Barcelona and possibly the first leg of the UEFA Champions League semi-final.

The news is a massive blow to Real Madrid. The club made an official statement today, which read “Medical tests performed on Cristiano Ronaldo have revealed an injury to the player’s left biceps femoris muscle. Pending a medical evaluation.”

It’s expected that the injury will leave Ronaldo out of action for the next 15 days.

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Founder and publisher of World Soccer Talk, Christopher Harris is the managing editor of the site. He has been interviewed by The New York Times, The Guardian and several other publications. Plus he has made appearances on NPR, BBC World, CBC, BBC Five Live, talkSPORT and beIN SPORT. Harris, who has lived in Florida since 1984, has supported Swansea City since 1979. He's also an expert on soccer in South Florida, and got engaged during half-time of a MLS game. Harris launched EPL Talk in 2005, which was rebranded as World Soccer Talk in 2013.
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