Chievo’s Federico Mattiello Suffers Horrific Leg Break (Video)
A frightening scene unfolded during today’s Serie A match between Chievo Verona and AS Roma, when Roma’s Radja Nainggolan and Chievo’s Federico Mattiello both slid in for a 50-50 ball, and the latter came out with a broken leg.
Mattiello, 19, is on loan from Juventus. According to the latest reports, the Italian midfielder suffered a broken tibia and fibula, and has since undergone successful surgery. His recovery timetable is still to be determined.
Here’s a look at the horrific leg break suffered by Frederico Mattiello. But before you watch, I should warn you once again that it is pretty gruesome.
If you think you can stomach it, continue below: