After the 5-0 defeat by Independiente Del Valle, last Thursday, Flamengo won another problem. The club said on Sunday that Gabigol has an injury to his right thigh and has started treatment. There is no time to recover, and he will be out of action against Barcelona on Tuesday.
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According to a statement from Flamengo, the attacker felt pain in the back of his right thigh and, therefore, underwent examinations. The number 9 continues with the red-black delegation in Guayaquil. The return will be right after the game of Tuesday, in chartered flight.
Gabigol is with the Flamengo delegation in Ecuador – Photo: Twitter Flamengo
The confrontation with Barcelona gained even more importance for the team, which is in second place in the group, to maintain the course of classification in the Libertadores.