Nikola Milenkovic came out early against Juventus and will have to play several matches due to a thigh injury. He was diagnosed with low-grade muscular fatigue, Fiorentina announce Monday.
according to Corriere dello Sport, the Serbian is a long chance to recover before the international first half. His problem is less severe than initially feared, considering that he was playing through the pain, as coach Vincenzo Italiano admitted after the last game.
“We lost our most important player. Fortunately, I didn’t play him against Udinese. Someone is calling me crazy to fix XI, but there is a reason for that.”
Milinkovic will skip the upcoming matches against Regas and Istanbul Basaksehir in the European Conference League and Bologna in the Italian Serie A due to a thigh injury. There are low hopes for a return against Verona on September 18The tenth.
During this stretch, the viola You will be thin in the back. They released Mateja Nastasic on the appointed day, which signed with Mallorca, without taking his place. Their plan is to also rely on Luca Ranieri, who plays as a full-back but has played in a three-man streak in the past. Youngster Demo Krastev started training with the first team to provide depth.
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The tongue always turns into a painful tooth. While Nastasic hasn’t done much since joining, another option was necessary to deal with this strange season. The Italiano can work miracles, but Ranieri is at his best offensively from behind, so moving into the new role can be tough. Fortunately for them, Lucas Martinez-Quarta and Igor were strong at first, rebounding the former after losing their fortunes.