After his participation in the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, the captain and reference of the UANL Tigres, André-Pierre Gignac, He returned to San Nicolás de los Garza, but with an injury to the right fibula that has left him out of circulation during the start of the Apertura 2021 contest.
However, the Auriazul directive would already have a stipulated date for the possible return of the French attacker and it could be on matchday 9 of the tournament against Rayados de Monterrey, that is, the club’s historic top scorer is expected to begin activity against the staunch rival in the middle of the regular phase.
It is even expected that it could be back in approximately three weeks, so it could be available an earlier date, but everything will depend on its evolution, this was confirmed by the feline strategist.
“The evolution depends on how he reacts to the treatment that he is going to be given to see in which game he is, at most we wait until he returns until León (matchday 9), but we hope that he evolves well and depending on him and how he works in the physical part; there is no fracture, it is a part of tendons “
– Miguel Herrera.
In this way, everything will depend on the progress in his recovery and the player may be taken into account to play the Classic Regio against the Rayados, next Sunday, September 19 at 7:06 p.m. at the ‘Giant of Steel’.