Cuenca discharged from hospital

Barcelona’s Isaac Cuenca can continue his recovery from knee surgery, after spending the last 24 hours under observation for a minor neck injury.

The young winger, who is currently training on the sidelines in a bid to recover from knee surgery undergone recently, was admitted to hospital yesterday having suffered a cervical contusion on his neck.

The club have confirmed that tests reveal the injury is only minor and, after 24 hours in observation at hospital, the 22-year-old was today discharged.

Cuenca is expected to return to training tomorrow, where he will continue to train away from the main group and alongside Carles Puyol and Ibrahim Afellay, also recovering from respective injuries.

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