Originally posted on Fox Soccer  |  Last updated 11/12/12
Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo will today have tests on the eye injury he sustained in Sunday's farcical 2-1 win at Levante. In a match dominated by a waterlogged pitch which made playing football difficult, the Portuguese superstar was caught by an elbow from Levante defender David Navarro in the third minute. He soldiered on, giving Madrid the lead, before being taken off at half-time. "He's dizzy. In the first half he was unable to see properly with that eye, but during the break he couldn't see properly with either. So it was impossible for him to continue,'' said Madrid boss Jose Mourinho. "When he gets to Madrid he'll go to hospital to have the tests he needs.'' Levante levelled through Angel Rodriguez in the 62nd minute but Madrid won it when Xabi Alonso, who had earlier missed a penalty, delivered a free-kick for young substitute Alvaro Morata to head a late winner. Mourinho was delighted with his players' character in testing circumstances. He added on www.re...
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