Barcelona’s £142m Signing Coutinho Out For Three Weeks – Barcelona signing Philippe Coutinho will be out for quite a long time after it was affirmed he has damage in his correct thigh.
The Brazilian cost Barcelona £142m from Liverpool, making him the 2nd most costly player in history after Neymar who cost PSG £200m from Barca.
His damage was affirmed by Barcelona on their official site after the Brazilian closed his medicals on Monday.
“Coutinho has an injury to his right thigh and he is expected to be out for around three weeks,” Barcelona reported on their site.
There had been recommendations Coutinho could make his presentation against Celta Vigo on Thursday in the Copa del Rey.
His presentation could now go ahead January 28 in the LaLiga against Alaves.