• Real Madrid keeper Navas to go under the knife Thursday

    Real Madrid keeper Navas to go under the knife Thursday

    Real Madrid’s Costa Rican goalkeeper Keylor Navas will on Thursday undergo an operation on his left foot after a recurrence of an achilles injury.

    Navas, 29, underwent tests in Amsterdam on Monday after which there was a “decision to carry out a minimally invasive endoscopy on the left heel”, Real said in a statement.

    Navas’s injury first flared in Real’s Champions League semi-final second leg victory over Manchester City, and forced him to miss the penultimate La Liga game of the season […]