Arjen Robben can solely come again into motion for FC Groningen in January on the earliest. The 36-year-old attacker has to overlook the remainder of this calendar yr resulting from calf issues.
Robben solely performed two video games to date
Robben hoped to have the ability to make minutes once more in December, after he was sidelined all through November resulting from quite a few aches and pains. The routine wished to take the time to completely get better, however confronted just a few setbacks. But he doesn’t hand over but.
“Issues usually are not going as I would love. We have now been working laborious in current months, however sadly with out the specified consequence. I’ll use the approaching time to get better and would love to be on the sector with the workforce within the new yr and are going to play matches “, says Robben on Friday web site from FC Groningen.
“Whether or not this may work out, I can not say but. That can present within the coming interval. Though my very own scenario is disappointing, I’m completely satisfied that our workforce is doing so properly. The performances and the sport are wonderful and I’m even keen on it. opinion that we may have had just a few extra factors. That’s solely optimistic for the remainder of this season. “
Up to now, Robben has solely performed two official matches for FC Groningen since his return final summer season. He was injured after half an hour within the first league sport with PSV (1-3 defeat) in September and performed an alternative choice to fifteen minutes towards FC Utrecht (0-0) greater than a month later.
Robben misses the league video games towards AZ (Sunday), RKC Waalwijk (December 12), Sparta Rotterdam (December 19) and Heracles Almelo (December 23) and the cup match towards FC Emmen (December 15) as a result of new damage. He could also be out there once more on January 9 towards FC Utrecht.
After ten rounds of play, FC Groningen is in eighth place within the Eredivisie. The workforce of coach Danny Buijs gave league-leader Ajax the one defeat (1-0) in October. FC Groningen will go to quantity seven AZ on Sunday, which, along with Feyenoord, remains to be unbeaten this season.
View this system, the outcomes and the place within the Eredivisie