Frosinone defender Paolo Ghiglione will be out of action for at least a month after suffering a thigh injury.
A statement from the club confirmed tests found a strained tendon in the right femoral bicep.
Ghiglione will be out for at least a month, at which point more tests will ascertain the state of the recovery process.
The right-back celebrated his 22nd birthday yesterday and is currently on loan from Genoa.
He made eight competitive appearances for the Canarini this season, scoring one goal.