The Barca goalkeeper will now miss the rest of the season, as well as the World Cup with Spain.
But, more importantly, the stopper is into the final months of his contract at the Nou Camp and he may find it difficult to find a club while carrying such a devastating injury:
BREAKING NEWS: Victor Valdés suffers ACL tear: The Club's medical services confirm that the player will need surgery http://t.co/PwUTCl6Uah
— FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona) March 26, 2014
It will almost definitely be his last game for the Catalan club, bringing an end to 14 glorious years at the Spanish giants.
With such a serious injury, we have to ask…