Khedira surgery a success

Real Madrid have confirmed that Sami Khedira’s surgery was a success, as he looks to recover from ACL surgery.

The Blancos midfielder suffered a torn ligament in his right knee on Friday during Germany’s 1-1 draw with Italy.

And the club have posted a statement on their official website revealing that the former Stuttgart man’s operation went well.

“Real Madrid player Sami Khedira successfully underwent ACL and MCL surgery on his right knee,” the statement read.

“The surgery took place in Augsburg’s Hessingpark-Clinic and was performed by Dr. Ulrich Boenisch under the supervision Real Madrid’s Sanitas Medical Services doctors Jesús Olmo and Francisco Morate.

“The player will stay in Augsburg over the next three weeks to follow a specific recovery plan to properly heal the injured ligaments under the continual supervision of Real Madrid’s Sanitas Medical Services.”

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