Iker Casillas Left Hand Injury
Injury was obtained Iker Casillas as Real Madrid against Valencia in the second leg of the quarterfinals of the Copa del Rey
Step Real Madrid to the semi-finals of the King’s Cup or the Copa del Rey will be costly. Because their main goalkeeper, Iker Casillas, suffered an injury in his left hand. Initial reports said medical injury occurred on the thumb that affects the tendon. However, it did not report having a broken bone.
Injury was obtained when Iker Casillas Madrid against Valencia in the second leg of the quarterfinals of the Copa del Rey on Wednesday (23.01.13) night. The incident occurred in the 16th minute. At that time, Iker Casillas tried to catch a ball that falls between Valencia and Madrid players, but failed. Arbeloa then tried to kick the ball, and the left hand of Iker Casillas.
Iker Casillas was in pain and was getting treatment on the sidelines. However, eventually Iker Casillas had to be replaced by Antonio Adan. Meanwhile, handed the captain’s armband to Cristiano Ronaldo.
This match itself ended with the score 1-1 and colored two red cards for Madrid, namely Fabio Coentrao and Angel Di Maria. These results make Iker Casillas and friends to the semifinals as Karim Benzema goals scored at the end of the first half the second quarter-final duel clinched the Cup semi-final for Real Madrid. With a 2-0 advantage in the first leg while playing at the Santiago Bernabeu last week, with the aggregate (3-1). Now, Iker Casillas and friends prepared to wait for the results of the match Barcelona v Malaga on Thursday (01.24.13) evening. If Barcelona win the game, then El Clasico will take place in the semifinals.