Atalanta will be without midfielder Luca Cigarini for at least a month after he tore ligaments in his left ankle.
The 26-year-old underwent tests that highlighted the lesion to the ligament and doctors warned it will take approximately four weeks to recover.
Cigarini is not expected back on the field until mid-March.
The central midfielder is only with Atalanta on loan until the end of the season from Napoli.
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