Gerard out for six months
By Patrick Haond
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Monaco midfielder Gerard is set to miss six months with an Achilles injury.Monaco midfielder Gerard is set to miss six months with an Achilles injury.
The Spaniard had to hobble off the pitch in agony during the second half of Monaco's 0-0 draw at Paris Saint Germain on Sunday.
Initial examinations from doctors have revealed an Achilles tendonitis break, meaning that Gerard will now be lucky to return before the end of the season.
The news will come as a massive blow to ASM coach Francesco Guidolin, who will be looking to bring some consistency to his side's performances after a stuttering start to Ligue One.