Manchester City star Kevin De Bruyne has undergone a minor operation on his eye socket and has been handed match for Euro 2020, Belgium boss Roberto Martinez has confirmed.
De Bruyne’s participation within the upcoming European Championship seemed in main doubt after the playmaker was pictured in tears after being compelled out of the Champions League ultimate defeat by Chelsea.
De Bruyne was withdrawn with 30 minutes remaining of the competition, struggling an acute fracture of the nostril and an orbital fracture to his left eye socket following a collision with Antonio Rudiger.
Martinez beforehand revealed that De Bruyne didn’t require surgical procedure, however following discussions together with his father or mother membership and medical specialists it was determined that the 29-year-old ought to go underneath the knife.
“After trying on the photographs it was determined that Kevin needed to bear a small operation,” the previous Everton boss stated.
“The operation befell this morning and it went nicely. He’ll be part of the group on Monday and might be with us for the Euros.
“It was a needed intervention to safe the construction of the attention socket in the long run.
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“It isn’t an operation that requires an extended recuperate, it was simply to be sure that there aren’t any points later down the road.
“It solely took 20 minutes and the medical division may be very pleased with the success of the operation. The choice was taken in settlement with Manchester City.”
He continued: “Kevin is doing nicely. He’s in a superb way of thinking and may’t wait to hitch us on the pitch on Monday.
“It isn’t an operation that stops you from returning to exercise or wants restoration time, it’s really the alternative.
“It ought to even give him the chance to play with out the necessity for defense.
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