Bad news for Bologna, who will be without midfielder Diego Perez for three weeks after he damaged knee ligaments on international duty.
The Uruguayan returned from the World Cup qualifiers with a knee injury and today the tests confirmed the worst case scenario.
“Perez sprained his right knee with damage to the collateral medial ligament. The recovery period is expected to be around three weeks,” read a statement.
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