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Ansu Fati to undergo surgery on knee injury

Barcelona youngster Ansu Fati will undergo surgery after tearing his meniscus in the club's 5:2 La Liga win over Real Betis. The 18-year-old forward was subbed off at half-time in the course of the game at Camp Nou. The club via the manager Ronald Koeman told reporters after the game that he had suffered damage to his left knee: "Fati had some discomfort in the first half and we replaced him at half-time so as not to take risks" Fati is scheduled to undergo an operation on Monday. After this is done, the club will disclose more details about how long he will be out of action to ensure a full recovery. A club statement read: "The first team player Ansu Fati will undergo surgery [on] Monday for the injury to the meniscus in his left knee by Dr. Ramon Cugat under the supervision of t...