Barcelona on Monday disclosed that forward Ousmane Dembele has suffered a sprained left ankle which will keep him out of action and on the sidelines for 15 days.
The France international was made to undergo a medical checkup to ascertain the degree of the injury he sustained in Barcelona’s 3:1 win against Leganes in the La Liga on Sunday. He was forced to leave the pitch in the 69th minute of the game
A statement released by the club read: “Tests carried out on first team player Ousmane Dembele have confirmed a sprained ankle that will keep him out of action for approximately 15 days”
Therefore, Ousmane Dembele is set to miss the Cope del Rey quarterfinal games against Sevilla, as well as games against Girona and Valencia in the La Liga.
Dembele was absent from training on Monday due to the injury.