Raniel, from Santos, is admitted to the Clínica do Esporte hospital in Goiânia, after presenting a deep venous thrombosis in his right leg.
Thus, the striker is another embezzlement for Santos. Raniel will continue to be constantly evaluated by the medical department of the club, will be transferred to São Paulo soon and has no expected return. It is worth remembering that, recently, the player contracted Covid-19.
Santos striker Raniel is hospitalized in Goiânia with a thrombosis – Photo: Ivan Storti / Santos FC
In addition to losing Raniel, coach Cuca will also be without Carlos Sánchez, who had a rupture of the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee and will have to undergo surgery. The Uruguayan, however, should lose the rest of the season.
Reinforcement for this season, Raniel played 14 games with the shirt of Santos and scored two goals. He was gaining more and more space under Cuca’s command.
The coach’s options for the position are Kaio Jorge, the starter, and Marcos Leonardo, from the youth teams.
A probable lineup of Santos against Goiás, this Sunday, at 18h15 (from Brasília), is the following: João Paulo; Pará, Alex (Alison), Luan Peres and Felipe Jonatan; Diego Pituca, Jean Mota (Alison) and Arthur Gomes (Lucas Lourenço); Marinho, Kaio Jorge and Soteldo.
Peixe is the ninth place in the Brasileirão and seeks to get closer to the leaders. In the national competition, coach Cuca’s team comes from three consecutive draws.
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