International Soccer

Suarez undergoes knee surgery

Montevideo, Uruguay ( - The Uruguayan Football Association confirmed Thursday that striker Luis Suarez has undergone surgery to repair a damaged meniscus in his left knee.

Suarez complained of knee pain during a training session with the Uruguayan national team on Wednesday, and an immediate scan revealed the extent of the injury.

The 27-year-old underwent surgery but is still expected to take part in the World Cup, according to the Uruguayan FA.

05/22 11:40:12 ET

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