The Colombian winger of Racing Club, johan carbonero, he tore the cruciate ligaments in his left knee and will be sidelined for six to eight months. The injury occurred during the initial minutes of the first half of the game that Racing beat Unión 3-1 on Friday in Santa Fe and The player will undergo surgery this Monday by the Racinguista medical staff.
28 year old chickadee, You will also lose the possibility of integrating the team of your countryafter being summoned by the Argentine coach Néstor Lorenzo, for the friendly commitments of the FIFA date that the Colombian National Team will assume on Friday the 24th against South Korea and on Tuesday the 28th against Japan.
The fast Colombian winger lasted just 16 minutes in the match against Unión and was replaced by Gabriel Hauche. After a clash with local defender Federico Vera, chickadee he tried to continue on the field, but ten minutes later he had to be substituted. In principle, it was believed that he had sustained a sprain from the action. However, this Saturday afternoon his injury was confirmed.
Carbonero will miss the rest of the Professional League championship and in the best of cases, it will be able to reappear in September when the League Cup is already in dispute and in parallel, the South American Qualifiers for the 2026 World Cup in the United States, Canada and Mexico begin.