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Bergara has in mind retiring from football before the end of the year – Transgaming

by: Adam Smith


Getafe midfielder Markel Bergara is considering retiring immediately from football, a matter that is on the club's table and can be resolved before the end of the year.. Bergara, 33.1two years of genuine injury ordeal, when he underwent more surgical operations than matches on the grass. The Gipuzkoan player, on contract until the end of the season, is considering the need to terminate his appointment prematurely and release Getafe from a chip.

The martyrdom of the injuries ended Bergara's patience. Last week, the midfielder returned to work under Bordalás, but fell back from the meniscus operation he underwent in October. I could not run without pain. He retired from training. From then on, he began to seriously consider his retirement from football.

Even President Angel Torres referred to him at Christmas dinner: “Markel is a great person and a great professional. The injuries were prepared with him and I don't know what he will endure. He has all our support.

Bergara's last match was on the 3rd of this season. He played 23 minutes. The day before had played 51 minutes. In the season 2018-19, Bergara played 57 minutes, distributed in three games. He played a few times and fell again two years ago.

The origin of the penalties occurred in a meniscus breach against Eibar on December 9, 2017, and an immediate breach of the fifth metatarsal in Sánchez Pizjuán on January 28, 2018. Since then, their appearances have been sporadic.

Bordalás has always had one of his trusted men in Bergara, a key piece for his deployment in the center of the field. This season the coach He was a predictor and didn't register Bergara in the Europa League, hoping to do that as soon as the team runs, predictably on Thursday, December 12th.

Here is the list of injuries Bergara has suffered since joining Getafe:

December 9, 2017 – Rupture of the external meniscus of the right knee against the Eibar.

January 28, 2018– Break of the fifth metatarsal of the left foot in the Sánchez Pizjuán.

March 26, 2018 Nasal septum fracture in a workout.

April 7, 2018– Recurrence of foot injury in a match in Mendizorroza.

August 3, 2018 Pre-season friendly humerus fracture against Boavista.

October 24, 2018 Conservative treatment is started while continuing to notice arm discomfort.

December 3, 2018– Break in the inner twin of the left leg during a workout.