Musacchio operation ‘successful’

Villarreal’s Mateo Musacchio has undergone a ‘successful’ operation on his fractured fibula and damaged ligaments.

The defender was injured during the 1-1 draw with Getafe and taken to the University Hospital, AS reports, and then on to a Madrid clinic.

No recovery date has yet been set but a period of six months has been speculated following the almost two-hour procedure.

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