Last week, the right winger had to leave the field on a stretcher during the World Cup qualifier between Bolivia and Brazil. Further examination in the Netherlands showed on Monday that the injury to his right ankle is more serious than originally thought. As a result, the Brazilian will not be available for the foreseeable future.
Ajax booked a hard-fought victory on Saturday on the road against FC Groningen. Thanks to goals from Davy Klaassen, Dusan Tadic and Steven Berghuis, Ajax came away 1-3 winners. View the highlights here.