NEWS
Saturday December 30 2017
Kalinic shows off ankle scars

Some accused Nikola Kalinic of faking injury to avoid facing old club Fiorentina, so the Milan striker showed the damage to his ankle.

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The forward was meant to visit his old hunting ground of the Stadio Franchi for the final Serie A game of 2017, but is not even in the squad.

After suggestions online by supporters of Fiorentina that he had faked the injury to avoid this reunion, Kalinic replied with an image via Instagram Stories.

It shows the heavy bruising to his ankle, but above all the two clear stud-marks left behind by Inter defender Milan Skriniar after Milan’s 1-0 Derby della Madonnina victory in the Coppa Italia on Wednesday.