Leicester defender Wesley Fofana suffered a terrible injury in their friendly game against Spanish La Liga side Villarreal It was confirmed that the player suffered a broken leg during their pre-season friendly against Villarreal. The year-old centre-back was caught by a reckless challenge from Fer Nino and had to leave the pitch on a stretcher.
Wesley Fofana Suffers Broken Leg Injury
Wesley Fofana later posted on his Instagram handle, saying: “It is a bad day today, but I am in a tremendous club with a wonderful medical team.” He also said: “I will give you news as soon as I have a final diagnosis, but we already know that I have a fibula fracture.”
The star was voted Leicester’s young player of the season in 2020-21 after a fantastic first year in the Premier League. Leicester City won the match as Caglar Soyuncu, Harvey Barnes, and Ayoze Perez scored for the Foxes in the 3-2 friendly win. The FA Cup winners play Manchester City in the Community Shield on Saturday.