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Barcelona's Thiago Alcantara undergoes nose operation

Barcelona youngster Thiago Alcantara has undergone a nose operation and faces a brief spell on the sidelines, a report on the Champions League winners' official website reads.

The 20-year-old midfielder has been plagued by respiratory problems as a result of a deviated nasal septum and therefore opted to go under the knife to resolve the complaint, which will take around 10 days to heal.

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