Juve’s Lucio faces lengthy absence with injury
Juventus defender Lucio is facing a lengthy spell on the
sidelines after tearing ankle ligaments in training.
Lucio, who has only been at Juventus for a month, twisted his
right ankle in Friday’s session and underwent medical tests on
Juventus revealed the extent of the injury Sunday, saying tests
”have revealed a complete tear of the defender’s anterior
Lucio is expected to be out for three to four months.
The Brazilian joined Juventus last month after terminating his
contract with Inter Milan by mutual consent.
Juve kicked off the defense of its Serie A title with a 2-0
victory over Parma on Saturday.