Wesley Fofana was a crucial gamer for Leicester last season
Leicester defender Wesley Fofana has exposed he has suffered a fractured fibula.The French centre-back suffered the injury throughout the second half of Wednesdays pre-season friendly against Europa League winners Villarreal.
Fofana was the victim of a late deal with by forward Nino, after which he immediately called to the bench, with physios and paramedics rushing on.The 20-year-old had lengthy treatment on the King Power Stadium pitch, including being offered oxygen, prior to being stretchered off to applause in front of a crowd of over 17,000 fans.” Hello guys, many thanks for all your messages. It is a bad day today but I am in a significant club with a terrific medical team,” he wrote on Instagram.
” I will provide you news as soon as I have a final medical diagnosis but we already understand that I have a fibula fracture. I will come quickly and more powerful: do not worry.”
Fofana stood out for the Foxes last season after he joined from Saint-Etienne in October for a charge of up to ₤ 30m.
He developed himself as an essential player for Brendan Rodgers side in his launching Premier League campaign, making 38 looks in all competitions.Leicester won the match 3-2 after goals from Caglar Soyuncu, Harvey Barnes and Ayoze Perez.The Foxes, who won the FA Cup last season, play Premier League champions Manchester City in the Community Shield on Saturday, before they open their league project in your home to Wolves on August 14.