Sport Milan Shock: Tomori falls after Knee-op weeklined
Soccer-Milan title challenge at a crossroads after controversial call
Soccer-Milan title challenge at a crossroads after controversial callROME (Reuters) - AC Milan hoped to return to the summit of Serie A on Monday, but a day later their title challenge lies at a crossroads after a refereeing error cost them dearly in a shock defeat by Spezia.
bad news for the AC Milan: Fikayo Tomori must be operated on the knee and falls out for weeks.
The year 2022 could not start worse for Fikayo Tomori. He missed the first two series A games of the year due to Corona infection. Hardly recovered, Stefano Pioli threw his defender in the Coppa Italia against the FC Genoa in the Startelf - Tomori had to be replaced after 24 minutes.
now reports The Athletic that Tomori has suffered an injury to the meniscus. The Englishman must be operated and then pause at least one month.
An absolute shock for the Rossoneri, which had to digest the season from Simon Kjaer.
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43% - Since His First Match With The Rossoneri (26th January 2021), AC Milan Have Lost 24% of Games With Fikayo- OptaAlo? (@ OptaPaolo) On The Pitch in All Competitions (11/45), Without Him The Percentage of Defeats Rises to 43% (3/7). Paint.
The failure of the 24-year-old sets the Milan Responsible enormously under pressure. Yes, Pierre Kalulu and Matteo Gabbia have done their cause in the defense center so far neat - and also Alessio Romagnoli should return to his Corona infection in the coming week. But measured by the claims of Rossoneri necessarily a new defender must come from.
In the next few weeks, the Milanese are among other things against Juventus and Inter. It would not be wrong if until then a new, well-known defender on the mat stalls. Someone like Gleison Bremer or Sven Botman whose obligation was actually targeted for the summer.
Tomori's injury is likely to force Paolo Maldini and Co. to rethink and faster action.All Transfer News at 90min:
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