Vissel ace Leandro tears ACL

Vissel ace Leandro tears ACL

Vissel Kobe on Tuesday revealed that striker Leandro will miss six months of action after tearing his left anterior cruciate ligament.

The Brazilian suffered the injury in the team’s opening-day win at Shimizu S-Pulse on Saturday,

The 32-year-old shared 2016 MEIJI YASUDA J1 League Golden Boot honours last season with 19 goals for Vissel, his best-ever tally in Japan.