Alexia Putellas Segura – Best football player in the world suffers a knee injury on the eve of the European Championship
Spain is considered one of the favorites at the European Championships, but the lack of Putellas would be a big blow.
Alexia Putellas Segura is a Spanish professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for the First Division club Barcelona, of which she is captain, and for the Spanish national team. She is widely considered to be one of the best soccer players in the world.
With 100 international caps (23 goals), she is spain’s record international and is considered the best football star in the world. Last year she won the Ballon d’Or Féminin and the trophy for The Best FIFA Women’s Player.
Putellas is considered a star player at Barcelona, the losing finalist of the past Champions League season. She was chosen as the best player of that tournament.
Last week it was announced that attacker Jennifer Hermoso is not available during the European Championship due to a knee injury.