The return to training of Ansu Fati (18) is the news that all Barça fans were waiting for and represents a great boost of morale for the fans, who have high hopes for him after his outstanding appearance with the Barça first team before his serious knee injury.
Ansu was injured in the past November 7, 2020 against Betis after a hard tackle from Mandi and suffered a tear of the medial meniscus of the left knee that forced him to undergo surgery two days later. The doctor Ramon Cugat He was in charge of the operation and Barça’s medical services indicated that he would be out for four months, but the youth squad’s recovery suffered several setbacks that prevented him from playing again for the remainder of the season.
In January, Barça issued a new medical statement to announce that Ansu Fati had undergone a regenerative biological treatment and that the recovery was on the right track, but the reality was different and the meniscus suture had not turned out as expected, even having the area of the operation infected. The months passed and the club did not give any clue about when the young footballer’s return could take place until in May they announced that he had been subjected to a revision arthroscopy in the left knee in charge of Dr. José Carlos Pinto Noronha in Porto, confirming that he would not play again in the rest of the year and in the Eurocup.
The last intervention on the knee of Ansu yes it was a success and the forward began to see the light at the end of the tunnel. Little by little he was getting good feelings in his battered knee and in recent months, in Madrid, he put himself in the hands of the physiotherapists Joaquín Juan and Raúl Martínez making great progress in his recovery. All this in permanent contact with the doctor Pinto Noronha, right hand of Jorge Mendes, Hispanic-Guinean actor.
Now Ansu He still has a few weeks to pick up the physical and competitive tone, but 290 days after his injury he feels like a footballer again. At Barça They have already planned a personalized plan so that he can complete his recovery without further setbacks and this next national team break will give him a very precious time to arrive in the best conditions. The culés await him with open arms.