Hector Bellerin will miss six to nine months after a knee ligament injury.
February 01, 2019 00:30
Arsenal defender Hector Belerin tore the cruciate ligaments of the knee in a game with Chelsea and will miss the rest of the season.
The Spaniard successfully underwent surgery on his knee, which he reported on in social networks.
"Many thanks to all the doctors and physiotherapists who worked so hard to prepare me for the operation and so I transferred it so easily," wrote Belyerin on Twitter.
Surgery = success. ?? pic.twitter.com/Jl8oNUptCB
– Héctor Bellerín (@HectorBellerin) January 31, 2019
The right back is expected to miss from six to nine months. This season, Bellerin took part in 18 matches, giving four assists.