Posted by MiuSoccer 7 days ago
“Real Madrid winger Marco Asensio has fallen foul of an infected pimple”
The Spanish winger, who is developing into one of the hottest properties in Europe after scoring some brilliant goals in recent months, can’t play due to an infected pimple on his leg, caused by shaving.
Asensio’s pimple is, according to manager Zinedine Zidane, preventing him from pulling his sock up, so he was left out for the match against the Cypriot champions.
But the 21-year-old is far from the first footballer to fall foul of an unusual injury, and many a Premier League star has picked up a problem in bizarre circumstances.
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