Sevilla’s Stéphane M’Bia could be sidelined for Atletico Madrid clash
Sevilla defensive midfielder, Stephane M’Bia will be sidelined for the Andalusian’s weekend clash against La Liga side Elche after the Cameroonian suffered a knee sprain in training.
M’bia has suffered a Grade I knee sprain, which he suffered in training and was forced to come of the ground as he could not continue and after consulting with the medical staff and undergoing the standard tests, it was determined that he would be unable to participate in this weekend’s match.
The medical staff informed manager, Unai Emery that the player, who is on loan from English side Queens Part Rangers, will be out of eight to ten days, and will not only miss the match against Elche, but could possibly miss the following week’s match against join La Liga leaders, Atletico Madrid.
In M’bia’s absense, former Levante midfielder Vicente Iborra will need to step in to fill the void.