Dhanpal Ganesh undergoes knee surgery

Ganesh had sustained a ruptured anterior cruciate ligament of his left knee. The 27-year-old is ruled out for several months.

Dhanpal Ganesh is ruled out due to a knee injury.   -  ISL/Sportzpics

Chennaiyin FC midfielder Dhanpal Ganesh successfully underwent surgery on his left knee at the Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education & Research’s Centre for Sports Science (CSS) in Chennai. The 27-year-old had sustained a ruptured anterior cruciate ligament of his left knee.

Ganesh is ruled out for several months and will continue his recovery and rehabilitation at CSS.

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The midfielder was a vital cog for Chennaiyin FC last season. He made 17 appearances in the heart of midfield and scoring two goals. The first of which was the winner in a 2-1 away victory over Bengaluru FC during the league stage and the other coming in a 3-0 second leg semifinal second-leg win over FC Goa at home.