Gran Canaria, the club of the Blues playmaker Andrew Albicy, announced Tuesday in a statement his intention to ” claim compensation from the French Federation »Following the injury of the vice-Olympic champion on Friday in Pau, after a minute and forty of play, during the first qualifying match for the 2023 World Cup (French victory 73-67).
Released by the France team on Saturday, Albicy took exams on his return to the Canaries. ” The player suffers from a grade 2 fibrillar tear in the biceps femoris », Notes the club which specifies that Albicy was injured in the same place on November 13 in Liga Endesa. “ The French Federation insisted that he join the selection but we were not in favor because of the risk of relapse, which happened “, Adds Gran Canaria which” will assert his rights with the FFBB and FIBA to obtain compensation. »
Contacted Tuesday, the French Federation does not wish to comment on the approach of the Spanish club but assures to have ” took all the necessary precautions »Before authorizing Albicy to play Friday in Pau.