Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne has revealed he suffered a fractured nose and left orbital following his collision with Antonio Rudiger during Saturday’s 1-0 defeat in the Champions League final against Chelsea.
The 29-year-old playmaker had to be replaced by Gabriel Jesus in the 60th minute on Saturday evening following a collision with Blues centre-back Antonio Rudiger.
De Bruyne left the field in tears in Porto and has provided an update on his injury after a hospital visit on Sunday morning.
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“Hi guys just got back from the hospital,” the Belgium international posted on Twitter.
“My diagnosis is Acute nose bone fracture and left orbital fracture. I feel okay now. Still disappointed about yesterday obviously but we will be back.”
Hi guys just got back from the hospital. My diagnosis is Acute nose bone fracture and left orbital fracture. I feel okay now. Still disappointed about yesterday obviously but we will be back
De Bruyne will hope to make a full recovery for Belgium’s Euro 2020 campaign which begins in less than two weeks.
Roberto Martinez’s side take on Russia in their opening fixture on June 12.
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