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.

Related News

Most Commented

Readers' Comments

B

rilliant article. Anything that makes a man of Scolari's age wear a cap with a hashtag on it will surely precede a disaster

westwoodbo
Brazil Team Over-Subscribed To Idea Of Neymar As Deity

R

ather than Sanchez nearly done could you provide the completion status please? Maybe today Sanchez deal 72% done and then tomorrow Sanchez deal 74.3% done , leading up to 100% on the evening of the transfer window close day. Thank you.

CamberleyGooner
The Autopilot Gossip

L

ast five Arsenal captains: Gallas, Fabregas, Van Persie, Vermaelen, Arteta. Talk about a poisoned chalice...

juan de gunnaz
The Sluggish Gossip

Footer 365

Transfer news: Arsenal complete signing of Chile forward Alexis Sanchez from Barcelona

Arsenal have confirmed the signing of Chile forward Alexis Sanchez from Barcelona for a fee believed to be £35million.

World Cup: Netherlands coach Louis van Gaal insists third-place play-off

Netherlands coach Louis van Gaal insists a World Cup third-place play-off "has got nothing to do whatsoever with sport."

FIFA rejects Luis Suarez appeal against ban for biting Giorgio Chiellini

FIFA has rejected an appeal from Luis Suarez against his four-month worldwide ban for biting Giorgio Chiellini.

Mail Box

Mails: It's Not Entertainment, It's Sport...

When did we start getting the idea that football was an entertainment business? It's about winning and winning alone. We also have some defences of Louis van Gaal...

Do England Need Scholes, Lineker Etc?

They've all got ideas about where things are going wrong, so why don't they step up and help? Plus, we have lots of fall-out from the dullness of Holland v Argentina...

© 2014 British Sky Broadcasting Ltd. All Rights Reserved A Sky Sports Digital Media property