Liverpool midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain suffered a knee injury Tuesday in a Champions League match with Roma. Per video analysis, this appears to be a torn PCL. Need MRI. Usually no surgery and 6-8 weeks RTP. If it turns out to be ACL, then surgery and 9-11 months RTP.
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Columbia’s James Rodriguez exits with injury
James Rodriguez departed Colombia’s World Cup game against Senegal through injury. It appears to be a re-aggravation of his calf injury. He may be able to return, but between fatigue and dehydration, don’t expect him to be his usual self.
Russian midfielder Alan Dzagoev exits with hamstring injury
Russian Midfielder Alan Dzagoev was subbed out with an apparent hamstring injury in Thursday’s match with Saudi Arabia. 2-6 weeks RTP depending severity. Watch below our 3D animation to learn more about hamstring strains: