De Sciglio escapes serious injury

first_imgMattia De Sciglio Juventus’ De Sciglio escapes serious injury Joe Wright Last updated 2 years ago 22:31 13/9/2017 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(2) mattia de sciglio - cropped Getty Images Juventus Barcelona v Juventus Sassuolo v Juventus Barcelona Serie A UEFA Champions League The defender had to be replaced in the first half of the Champions League defeat to Barcelona, but the club do not expect him to be out for long Juventus have confirmed that Mattia De Sciglio did not suffer a serious injury in the 3-0 Champions League defeat to Barcelona on Tuesday.The full-back picked up a problem towards the end of the first half at Camp Nou and was replaced by Stefano Sturaro.Juventus 1/2 to beat Sassuolo Article continues below Editors’ Picks ‘I’m getting better’ – Can Man Utd flop Fred save his Old Trafford career? Why Barcelona god Messi will never be worshipped in the same way in Argentina Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Mattia De Sciglio Barcelona Juventus Champions LeagueIt was feared that the 24-year-old had sustained a muscle tear but Juve say medical checks have cleared concerns of a major problem.”The tests at J|Medical excluded any serious injuries in the affected area (the third distal of the right leg),” a club statement confirmed.”However, in view of the short time since the injury, additional daily clinical monitoring, as well as additional checks will be required in the coming days.”De Sciglio is likely to be sidelined for Sunday’s Serie A trip to Sassuolo out of precaution.last_img