Hegazy blow for Fiorentina

Fiorentina defender Ahmed Hegazy will miss the opening Serie A games after injuring his knee while playing for Egypt.

Last Updated: 19/08/13 at 16:29 Post Comment

Vincenzo Montella: The Fiorentina manager will be without Ahmed Hegazy through i

Vincenzo Montella: The Fiorentina manager will be without Ahmed Hegazy through i

The Tuscan club feared the 22-year-old Egypt international had aggravated an existing anterior cruciate ligament injury during his country's friendly victory over Uganda on August 14.

But a statement published on Fiorentina's official website ruled out significant damage to Hegazy's knee while confirming the centre-back will now be subjected to two weeks of controlled physiotherapy - ruling him out of Monday's game against Catania and a trip to Genoa on September 1.

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