Tottenham Hotspur defender Emerson Royal will endure surgical procedure on a knee harm he sustained on worldwide responsibility with Brazil, the Premier League membership mentioned on Tuesday.
Emerson, 24, picked up the harm in stoppage time throughout Brazil’s 2-1 defeat by Morocco in a pleasant on Saturday.
“We can confirm that Emerson Royal suffered a meniscus injury to his left knee while on international duty with Brazil last week,” Tottenham mentioned. “The defender will undergo surgery before beginning his rehabilitation with our medical staff.”
Tottenham, searching for a brand new coach to exchange Antonio Conte, face Liverpool, Manchester United and Newcastle United in April as they struggle for a top-four end. They are fourth on 49 factors, two factors above fifth-placed Newcastle who’ve two video games in hand.