Iker Casillas was seriously injured in the Copa del Rey match between Valencia and Real Madrid, in the quarterfinals, ended 1-1. Real has qualified for the semifinals and will play against FC Barccelona.
Real Madrid goalkeeper will miss at least a month after suffering a fracture to one of his fingers af the left hand, after being hit accidentally by Alvaro Arbeloa.
Reserve goalkeeper, Adan, now will be surely introduced in the first XI, after he succeeded that thing in front of Casillas in several matches this season. Casillas is doubtful for the return leg of the Copa del Rey semifinals, and the return match with Man. United at Old Trafford in the Champions League!
However, Casillas will play in El Clasico at the Bernabeu, a match which takes place in early March.
“After we made ??the first tests at Sanitas La Moraleja Hospital, was confirmed that the player Iker Casillas suffered a fracture at the base of the first metacarpal of the left hand. The situation will be evaluated later by a specialist, to determine the treatment,” announced the Madrid club.