Goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois returned to training with the Real Madrid this Wednesday after leaving the concentration of Belgian national team with an adductor injury. The athlete’s return to the pitch removes the concerns of the meringues about Courtois’ availability for the crucial sequence that the club faces, according to the newspaper Brand.
Initially, there was no indication that the Belgian had suffered a serious adductor injury. As a precaution, however, Courtois returned early from the Belgium squad and missed Tuesday’s friendly against Germany. The evolution of the goalkeeper, in the eyes of the team, is satisfactory and occurs within expectations, still according to the Brand.
Real Madrid will face Barcelona next Wednesday in the second leg of the Copa del Rey semifinals, needing to reverse a one-goal deficit. Shortly afterwards, on April 12th and 18th, Carlo Ancelotti’s team will play the two games of the Champions League quarterfinals against Chelsea.
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