Unicaja will have Yankuba Sima out for the Copa del Rey that starts on Thursday in Badalona. Last-minute setback for Ibon Navarro, who will have to prepare for the quarterfinal duel against Barcelona (Thursday, 9:30 p.m.) without one of his interior players. The club went to the market to make up for Lima’s long-term loss with the signing of Sima and now it loses the center.
The green club has confirmed the extent of the injury that occurred on Sunday during the match against Baskonia: grade one muscle injury to the adductor muscle in his left leg. The estimated period of loss is estimated at around two weeks.
Sima’s place in the squad for the Cup will be occupied by Mario Saint-Supéry. Ibon Navarro and his players began preparing for the duel against Barça this Tuesday. This Wednesday they will exercise again in the morning and in the afternoon they will head to Badalona, where they will arrive at dinner time.
Despite the defeat in extra time against Baskonia, Unicaja will travel convinced of its possibilities and backed by its great first half of the seasonin which it has more than met its objectives and has managed to generate illusion and enthusiasm among the fans.