Atletico Madrid have been dealt another injury blow after defender Jose Maria Gimenez sustained a foot injury while playing for Uruguay.
The 23-year-old was forced to withdraw after just six minutes of Monday's China Cup final victory over Wales, after
He was replaced by former Liverpool defender Sebastian Coates and later underwent medical tests to determine the extent of the injury.
The news is the latest in a series of blows for manager Diego Simeone, as Mundo Deportivo
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Atletico's squad was left thin by the departures of Yannick Carrasco, Nicolas Gaitan and
"The Atletico Madrid doctors communicated with their counterparts at Slovenia and explained the injury niggles our goalkeeper Jan Oblak has had in recent weeks," a club statement said.
"In order to avoid a setback, the Slovenian medical services have decided that he won't take part in their upcoming international fixture."