Juventus played Sampdoria on Sunday. Bianconeri managed a 3-2 win over them with goals from Dybala, Bonucci and Chiesa. But the match wasn’t entirely rose colored. Two Juventus players Paulo Dybala and Alvaro morata got hit by Injury. The two Juventus forwards will miss the Champions League game vs Chelsea.
Dybala left the pitch in the 22nd minute of the game after picking up a muscular injury at the back of the left thigh. Dybala went through medical tests on Monday at J Medical. The tests revealed Paulo has suffered elongation of the semitendinosus muscle of the left thigh.He will be available after international break.
In 82nd minute, Morata asked to be replaced and was substituted with Moise kean after feeling a thigh problem. Similar to Dybala, Alvaro was also subjected to checkup on Monday. Álvaro was reported to have suffered low-grade muscle injury of the hamstring of the right thigh. He is expected to be back after international break.
Other injured players
Previously Adrien Rabiot was out for the Sampdoria game. The frenchmen was rested since he picked up a knock on his ankle. Nevertheless Rabiot is included in the squad for the champions league game. Arthur Melo has been unavailable since his surgery. The Brazilian is back in training but isn’t expected to be called up for the match. Ramsey isn’t included in the squad as well since he is injured. Kaio Jorge has been out as well due to muscular problems. Although the player wasn’t included in the squad for champions league phase, his unavailability is costing overall since our two main forwards are injured.
Unavailability of certain important players is concerning for the team. Nevertheless we wish the players quick recovery and hope they be back in the squad soon.