Sochi (Russia), July 1 (IANS) The coaching staff of Uruguays national football team have not yet been informed abot the seriousness of the injury received by Edinson Cavani during the second round game against Portugal, head coach Oscar Tabarez told reporters.
“So far, I had no chance to talk to medics,” Tabarez was quoted as saying by TASS news agency.
“We don’t have a lot of time to recover. Right now, we are all concerned, but we don’t know how serious the injury is,” he added.
A brace from Cavani (in the 7th and 62nd minutes) secured Uruguay a place in the World Cup quarter-finals on Saturday. Uruguay will take on France in Nizhny Novgorod on July 6.