Real Sociedad midfielder Asier Illarramendi has been ruled out of action until November after undergoing surgery for a groin problem in London this morning, according to Mundo Deportivo.

The Sociedad club captain will have to continue fighting against an accumulation of injuries that began on February 10, 2019 in Mestalla against Valencia. Since then, the former Real Madrid man has only been able to play 254 official minutes in 511 days.