Neto injury has reportedly dealt a blow to Barcelona FC as they set to start 2019/2020 La Liga season.
Barcelona new signing, Neto sustained a scaphoid bone fracture in his left hand during training session on US tour.
Goalkeeper Neto will undergo surgery operation on Tuesday, August 13.
The doctor identified as Xavier Mir will perform the surgery operation.
The doctor will notify the club when former Valencia goalkeeper will recover fully.
Brazilian goalkeeper, Neto joined Barcelona this summer from Valencia.
He equally participated in the preseason with Barca recently.
The goalkeeper was applauded for series of brilliant saves by fan in the game between Barcelona versus Napoli at Hard rock stadium, Miami.
The game ended in the favour of Barcelona with 2:1
Barcelona are anticipating that recent signed goalkeeper will recover very soon to join the team in the race to defend La Liga title.
Barca are set to kick-off 2019/2020 la liga season in grand style when they face Athletic Bilbao on Saturday, 17th August, this week.