Gabigol will miss the Flamengo in the match next Tuesday, against Barcelona de Guayaquil, for Conmebol Libertadores.
The club said the striker has an injury to his right thigh. The athlete has already started treatment, but will not be available for the match.
According to Flamengo, Gabigol felt pain in the back of his right thigh and, therefore, performed the exams. The player remains with the red-black delegation in Guayaquil.
Flamengo was beaten by Independiente Del Valle 5-0 last Thursday. The team from Rio de Janeiro is in the second position of group A of Libertadores, with six points.
Ecuador’s Del Valle lead with nine. Junior Barranquilla appears in the third position, with three points, while Barcelona de Guayaquil is the lantern, with three defeats in three games.