Uruguayan undergoes surgery while the other three players test negative for Covid
Ronald Araujo has successfully undergone surgery on a fractured second and third metatarsal of his right hand. The operation was performed by doctors Xavier Mir and Sergi Barrera under supervision of the FC Barcelona Medical Services. He is currently side-lined and his return to action depends on how the injury progresses.
The Uruguayan started Tuesday 2-1 win against Linares in the Copa del Rey but was replaced at half-time by Gerard Piqué. The centre back has played 20 games and scored two goals this season.
Three more players declared Covid-free
Meanwhile, Sergiño Dest, Gavi and Alejandro Balde have tested negative for Covid-19 in PCRs and can rejoin training. The club has informed the corresponding authorities