Valencia to miss injured defender AlexisDecember 10th, 2008 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Dec 10 (DPA) Valencia will be without central defender Alexis for up to four months, the Spanish club said.Alexis, 23, underwent an operation Tuesday evening on his damaged pubis and will be out of action until spring, according to Enrique Gastaldi, the doctor who carried out the operation.
The young defender has been complaining about pain in the pubis for two months now. He limped out of Valencia’s 3-2 win over Betis, Nov 30, and has not played since.
Valencia’s other injury victims at the moment are Emiliano Moretti, Edu and David Silva.