Taras Barabash. The football player of the Samara “Wings of the Soviets” Sergey Pinyaev may need more than six months to recover from pneumothorax, a source familiar with the situation told RIA Novosti.
Previously, doctors diagnosed the 17-year-old midfielder with left-sided spontaneous pneumothorax.
“Unfortunately, contrary to media reports, Sergei may need more than six months to recover. Now doctors are closely monitoring the dynamics, it is very difficult to predict anything,” the agency’s source said.
Pinyaev is a graduate of the Chertanovo football club. In 2017, he trained at the English academy of Manchester United. The football player has been representing the Samara club since the summer of 2021. During this time, he played 31 matches for the team, scored four goals and gave three assists.