“If I recover as expected, I can play.”
While there is a growing possibility that Japanese striker Kaoru Mitoma (Brighton) will miss the 2023 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Asian Cup, which will open in January next year, due to an ankle injury, Japanese media reports that if he recovers as planned, he can participate from the round of 16. fortune telling
Japanese media ‘Sports Hochi’ reported on the 29th, “There is a possibility that Mitoma will participate in the Asian Cup in January. The left ankle injury is recovering smoothly. “It’s a positive situation.”
Mitoma injured his ankle in the 18th round (1-1 draw) of the 2023-2024 English Professional Football Premier League (EPL) against Crystal Palace held at Selhurst Park in London, England on the 22nd.
In the 35th minute of the second half, he fell while breaking through and felt something wrong with his left ankle, and was eventually substituted after limping. Due to his ankle injury, there was a possibility that it would be difficult for him to participate in the Asian Cup. 먹튀검증 안전놀이터 백링크
Brighton coach Roberto De Zerbi also directly mentioned Mitoma’s long-term injury ahead of the league match against Tottenham (4-2 Brighton won). It is predicted that he will be sidelined for at least 4 to 6 weeks.
However, ‘Sports Hochi’ said, “(Mitoma) is recovering smoothly, including already starting to walk. “The pain in the injured area is also improving, so it is known that the player himself is positive about participating in the (Asian Cup) if his team gives permission,” he said, weighing on Mitoma’s dramatic appearance in the Asian Cup.
He continued, “The expected recovery time of 5 weeks will be January 28th next year, when the round of 16 begins. It is possible to return well. Mitoma also wrote on his social networking service (SNS), ‘There will be a bit of a departure, but I will come back stronger.’” He added, “If Mitoma’s joining becomes a reality, it will be a great help to Japan’s 5th championship.” .
In the Asian Cup, which opens on January 12th next year, Japan will play its first group match against Vietnam on the 14th. Afterwards, they are scheduled to face Iraq on the 19th and Indonesia on the 24th. 카지노사이트존