Real Madrid's Asensio sidelined with injected pimple

Real Madrid forward Marco Asensio, one of the hottest young players in Europe, missed the Champions League opener on Wednesday night because of an infected pimple caused by shaving his legs with a razor.

"He has a pimple which means he cannot pull his sock up," Coach Zinedine Zidane told Spanish press before the 3-0 win over APOEL Nicosia.

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