Valencia sweating over fitness of trio

first_imgValencia are sweating over the fitness of Geoffrey Kondogbia, Ezequiel Garay and Jeison Murillo ahead of their opening UEFA Champions League group stage game against Juventus, according to Football Espana.The Spanish club host the Cristiano Ronaldo and the Italian champions on Wednesday in the Champions League at the Estadio Mestalla without three of their key players.Reports in Spain suggests, defender Jeison Murillo pulled up during the club’s training on Sunday after feeling discomfort in his hamstring.The Colombia international only returned to the bench for Valencia’s 2-2 draw with Levante before the international break but is expected to undergo some procedures to determine the extent of the injury or if he’ll be available for the game on Wednesday.David Villa, SpainQuiz: How much do you know about David Villa? Boro Tanchev – September 14, 2019 Time to test your knowledge about Spanish legendary forward David Villa.French midfielder Geoffrey Kondogbia is also expected to join Murillo for tests after he was forced off the pitch for the game against Real Betis due to a reoccurring ankle injury, and both players are expected to miss out the showdown against Massimiliano Allegri’s JuventusAnother player expected to be ruled out of the game is Ezequiel Garay, the Argentina international is yet to recover from a knee injury that has seen him miss the last four weeks of football actionLos Che host Juventus for what will be their first UEFA Champions League match in almost three years.Marcelino’s men are also drawn in a group that also consists of Manchester United and Young Boys.last_img