Milan’s injury crisis is already in full flow, as after Alexandre Pato’s setback now Robinho is out for up to a month.
The official club website released a statement this afternoon confirming tests had shown a “first degree strain to the right thigh during Sunday’s Milan-Sampdoria match.
“The recovery time is expected to be three to four weeks, save for complications.”
It is another bitter blow for the Rossoneri, who already lost Pato to a muscular problem during the Trofeo Berlusconi earlier this month.
Missing Robinho will only further add to the striker shortage, which is now becoming chronic.
Think you know your Italian football? Share your knowledge, tips and comments to win cash prizes in OLBG's tipster competition - £11,000 to be won monthly!