The 29-year-old Chilean was out of the game against the Young Boys.
Jose Mourinho explained at a Southampton conference this Friday, which is why Alexis Sánchez did not use in the last match of the Champions League, exploiting the game by leaving a message to the critics. "In each club, when the player does not play, that's because it's a choice menu," he said. "This is because of disciplinary problems.
The Portuguese coach did not clarify the exact injury, but he used personal experience to ensure that return would not come soon. "I do not want to risk stopping time, but from my experience I think this year does not work anymore." We have not done any exams yet, but the player is experienced, he knows what he has to do with injury. It's not a simple muscle injury that is recovering for a week or 10 days, I think it has an aggressive muscle injury, "he said.