Abidal liver transplant investigation reopened by Spanish court

FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football - FC Barcelona's Arthur Melo Presentation - Camp Nou, Barcelona, Spain - July 12, 2018 Barcelona sports director Eric Abidal during the presentation REUTERS/Albert Gea/File Photo

BARCELONA (Reuters) – A Barcelona court ordered the investigation into former Barcelona defender Eric Abidal’s 2012 liver transplant to be reopened on Wednesday. The court previously investigated the operation after Spanish prosecutors raised doubts over the identity of the liver donor. Abidal, who is now Barcelona’s sporting director, said the donor was his cousin Gerard […]

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