Wednesday June 13 2012
Italy's Abate needs five stitches

It’s reported Ignazio Abate needed five stitches to his face after an accidental collision in today’s Italy training session.

The Milan and Azzurri full-back was taking part in a game between ranks when he suffered the deep cut to his eyebrow in a clash with Antonio Nocerino.

Sky Sport Italia claim medical staff had to apply five stitches to seal up the wound.

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