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Illarramendi could reappear in Sánchez Pizjuán after 15 months out

Asier Illarramendi, Real Sociedad midfielder and former Real Madrid player, has completed this Thursday’s training session normally and could be, along with winger Joseba Zaldua, one of the novelties this Saturday against Sevilla at the Sánchez Pizjuán, with which would put an end to a 15-month low.

August 2019 was the fateful date in the Mutriku player’s career, as he suffered, in a derby against Athletic, a serious fibula tear that no one guessed was going to stop him for so long and leave him off the pitch. 498 days that will be fulfilled this Saturday if you return to the Andalusian capital.

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Before, in February 2019, Illarramendi would have suffered another serious injury in Mestalla and since that date he has undergone surgery three times, alternating training periods with rest or individual sessions, due to the consequences that everything that happened to him has left. a player who is already 30 years old.

The first step to feel like a professional soccer player was already in the call-up against Barcelona on December 15, although he did not get to play for a minute, however; And as Imanol Alguacil announced last week, Seville can put an end to its ostracism.

Another footballer who could recover the Gipuzkoan coach is Joseba Zaldua, who this Thursday returned to group training, which would significantly alleviate the problems he has had in defense with the loss of Aritz, who will miss the match against Sevilla, as well as Nacho Monreal, injured in the last match against Osasuna.

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There are also possibilities that the Belgian Adnan Januzaj will return, who continues to train with the rest of the team in the last days without apparent setbacks and already seems to forget his injury on December 18, although in this case, with a past marked by muscular problems , Bailiff will have to carefully manage their return. EFE. (JL).

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