injuries overshadow Sunday action

Following Sunday’s domestic motion, uefam brings you up to date with the latest UEFA Champions League squad news.

Ronaldo recovering neighborhood B contenders real Madrid CF sank to their third domestic defeat of the season at home against RC Deportivo La Coruña . Midfield participant Guti missed the game after spraining his left ankle in practising, while Michael Owen replaced Ronaldo, who is getting better from a pulled hamstring, best to suffer a muscle injury himself. Deportivo’s steal was simplest the neighborhood A aspect’s 2nd Primera División victory of the season. Albert Luque, who changed Fran González in the starting lineup, repaid train Javier Irureta by way of chipping within the most effective intention of the video game.

Edmílson fear neighborhood F club FC Barcelona went appropriate of the desk with a 1-0 win against CD Numancia due to Henrik Larsson’s purpose. however Edmílson turned into carried off on a stretcher with a suspected cartilage tear in his right knee that could rule him out for a month. group G hopefuls Valencia CF were devoid of Vicente Rodríguez as they drew 1-1 at actual Betis Balompié. The winger is dealing with a two-week lay-off with a sprained ankle. Martins missingFC Internazionale Milano of neighborhood G threw away a two-intention cause draw 3-three with neighborhood B’s AS Roma , their fourth draw in five Serie A games. The Nerazzurri, already with out Christian Vieri, may be robbed of the functions of striker Obafemi Martins after the striker become helped from the field with a possible fractured fibula. Roma’s Christian Panucci was replaced at half-time after suffering a muscle injury and may be examined on Monday.

Trezeguet troubleAC Milan defeated Reggina Calcio three-1 with Filippo Inzaghi and Rui Costa displaying inadequate suit health to last the total 90 minutes. Jaap Stam became nevertheless out but should return for the neighborhood F suits in a fortnight. 2d-half substitute Marcelo Zalayeta gave community C side Juventus FC a 1-0 acquire away in opposition t Udinese Calcio. but the Bianconeri, already devoid of the injured Alessandro Del Piero, have been handed a massive worry over David Trezeguet, who was forced to depart the pitch nursing a dislocated shoulder which may additionally require surgery and a subsequent 4-month lay-off.

Trio returningFC Dynamo Kyiv teach Joszef Szabo become lifted by the news that Valentin Belkevich, Serhiy Fedorov and Denis Onischenko are back to full health and will be purchasable for neighborhood B game towards Madrid on 19 October. His facet defeated FC Vorskla Poltava three-0 faraway from domestic. Ukrainian league leaders and neighborhood F contenders FC Shakhtar Donetsk defeated FC Obolon Kyiv 1-0 thanks to Brazilian midfield participant Matuzalem’s goal.

Strand strain regardless of lacking Ivica Olic, who become injured in the community H game in opposition t Paris Saint-Germain FC, PFC CSKA Moskva strolled to a 3-0 victory at FC Kuban Krasnodar. Daniel Carvalho lower back to action from harm however it changed into Osmar Ferreira, Sergei Semak and Dmitri Kirichenko who scored the dreams. Norwegian aspect Rosenborg BK followed up their community E draw against Arsenal FC with a 2-0 away defeat by way of Ham-Kam Fotball. To make matters worse, Roar Strand had a recurrence of his thigh issue, whereas Vidar Riseth went off at half-time with an achilles injury.

Kirkland back Goalkeeper Chris Kirkland back for Liverpool FC but was unable to steer clear of the neighborhood A aspect losing 1-0 away against Chelsea FC within the Premiership. substitute Joe Cole scored the only purpose for José Mourinho’s unbeaten neighborhood H membership, who lost Mateja Kezman earlier than the inaugurate and then saw Didier Drogba limp off with a groin difficulty. In France, community D’s Olympique Lyonnais vital two late desires to win their derby suit away towards AS Saint-Etienne three-2. Brazilian Juninho Pernambucano became on the right track twice and Sidney Govou notched the decider in delivered time.

Comebacks planned in all probability nevertheless greatly surprised by way of their four-0 community C defeat in Munich, AFC Ajax had been held to a goalless draw through AZ Alkmaar. Defenders John O’Brien and Hatem Trabelsi hope to make their comebacks for the reserves on Monday however goalkeeper Maarten Stelenburg remains out with a knee harm. meanwhile, holders and neighborhood H hopefuls FC Porto defeated CF Belenenses three-0, with train Víctor Fernández determining Pedro Emanuel to play in place of centre-half Jorge Costa. Benni McCarthy came off the bench to rating twice.

Reçber harm finally, neighborhood D team Fenerbahçe SK strolled to their seventh consecutive Turkish Superleague victory via defeating Denizlispor 2-0. Brazilians Márcio Nobre and Alex scored the goals but Turkish international goalkeeper Rüstü Reçber was replaced at half-time after injuring himself when attempting to clear the ball with a header.