Real Sociedad captain Mikel Oyarzabal suffered a cruciate ligament injury in training and will miss at least six months, the club's press office reported. The 24-year-old Spanish midfielder will undergo surgery.
Mikel Oyarzabal has taken part in 33 club matches this season, scoring 15 goals and assisting 4 times.
Oyarzabal's participation in the World Cup finals, to be held in Qatar in November-December, is threatened by this injury.
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