Brazil’s forward Gabriel Jesus and defender Alex Telles have each been dominated out of the rest of the World Cup once memorizing knee injuries in their final Group G game against Cameroon, the country’s football association aforesaid on Saturday.
Telles was substituted within the 54th minute of Brazil’s 1-0 defeat by the African aspect, with Hebrew going the pitch ten minutes later.
“Players Alex Telles and Gabriel Jesus underwent tests on Saturday morning accompanied by Brazil team doctor Rodrigo Lasmar and an MRI on their right knees confirmed the extent of the injuries and the impossibility of recovery in time to participate in the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022,” the CBF said in a statement.
World Cup favorites Brazil face South Korea within the last sixteen on Monday, different Brazilian players hope to beat injuries in time to rejoin the team.
Neymar remains convalescent from ankle joint injury suffered in their debut win against Serbia, and that they have just one pure full-back out there once left-back Telles injury within the Cameroon game.
Starting full backs Danilo and Alex Sandro are sidelined by injuries suffered earlier within the competition and their availableness remains unclear for Monday.