According to his club, Bayern Munich, the defender will begin “his rehabilitation in the next few days” in Bavaria. He should be gone for six months.


Lucas Hernández was injured only during the Blues' first game during this World Cup in Qatar.
Lucas Hernández was injured only in the first game of the Blues during this World Cup in Qatar.

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LThe defender of the French team Lucas Hernández underwent surgery successfully in Innsbruck (Austria) on his right knee, after his serious injury during the Blues’ first game in the 2022 World Cup in Russia, his club Bayern Munich announced on Thursday night. 24. to Friday, November 25.

“Following his rupture of the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee, Lucas Hernández underwent successful surgery on Thursday night in Innsbruck, by Professor Christian Fink,” Bayern explained in a press release. “The Bayern defender will begin his rehabilitation in the coming days in Munich,” added the Bavarian club.

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Due to an injury of this type, the time off is usually a minimum of six months, which most likely ends his season in Bavaria. The last day of the Bundesliga is scheduled for May 27, with the German Cup final scheduled for June 3 and the Champions League final on June 10.

Holder of the left-back position in the first game won by France against Australia (4-1), Lucas Hernández was injured trying to counter a ball in the action that led to the Australian goal at minute 9, and had to be replaced by his younger brother, Théo, aged 13me minute.

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