Juventus’ owned and current Chievo Verona loanee Federico Mattiello posted a tweet thanking the fans and his teammates for their support after he suffered a traumatic injury.
“I’m thankful for all the many messages, they’ve given me the strength to go forward!!!”
Ringrazio tutti quanti per i tantissimi messaggi, che mi danno la forza di guardare avanti!!! pic.twitter.com/qkAj0s4qnx
— federico mattiello (@mattiellofede) March 9, 2015
In a clash with Radja Nainggolan, Mattiello’s leg twisted at a sickening angle sending him and his teammates into tears at the sight.
However, Chievo released a statement saying that the operation had gone perfectly and his recovery time could 5-7 months.