The French striker suffered a knee injury against Belgium on Thursday evening and suffered a sprain with an anterior cruciate ligament injury.
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Marie-Antoinette Katoto blames the blow. The PSG striker posted a lengthy message on Twitter to respond to the announcement of his withdrawal from the remainder of Euro 2022, Friday, July 15, after his injury sustained a day later against Belgium (2-1).
Words are difficult, disappointment and some form of anger run through me today. This knee injury isn’t easy to pick up, but it does require you to lift your head. I will take care of myself and, with the help of the doctors, recover as soon as possible. pic.twitter.com/jS8yPgfmyq
— Marie Antoinette (@MarieKatoto) July 15, 2022
“Words are difficult, disappointment and some form of anger run through me today”begins the 23-year-old player. “Rage, yes, because we play football to live these competitions, for these very special moments”, she continues without hiding her sadness. Katoto then shows her disappointment at leaving her teammates: “I wanted to wear the colors of my country with pride and do my best to dream of a coronation.”
After her recovery, the Parisian still gives an appointment to the supporters and promises to heal and recover as soon as possible. Not forgetting to send a word of support to her teammates at Rotherham: “I’m your first supporter”she assures.
Marie-Antoinette Katoto has received public statements of support from several players in the tricolor group. “Great thought for you Marie. Come back to us soon and in top form. You are a warrior”notably shared on Twitter his attacking comrade at PSG, Kadidiatou Diani. “We’re on your side”Lyon defender Griedge Mbock assured.
— Kadidiatou Diani (@kady944) July 15, 2022