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Numancia lose Toché

Published: Monday 30 August 2004, 15.31CET
CD Numancia could be without on-loan Club Atlético de Madrid striker Toché for the rest of the season.

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Published: Monday 30 August 2004, 15.31CET

Numancia lose Toché

CD Numancia could be without on-loan Club Atlético de Madrid striker Toché for the rest of the season.

Primera División newcomers CD Numancia could be without on-loan striker Toché for the rest of the season through after tearing cruciate ligaments in his left knee.

Betis encounter
The 21-year-old from Club Atlético de Madrid sustained the injury during Saturday's 1-1 draw with Real Betis Balompié, Numancia's first match since winning promotion.

Injury confirmed
On examination, doctors discovered a tear to one of the cruciate ligaments - an injury that will require surgery and a lengthy recovery. Toché made his Atlético debut last season.

Last updated: 30/08/04 20.32CET

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