Insigne left the field with painful injury, Napoli official: right knee blunt contusion

Napoli defeated Juve 2-1 at home in Serie A early this morning, but Napoli captain Insigne was replaced with a knee injury.

Insigne left the field with painful injury, Napoli official: right knee blunt contusion

This match was Insigne’s 400th match for Napoli. In the 56th minute, Insigne’s long-range shot from outside the box was parried and Politano added a shot to the goal. In the 72nd minute, Insigne suddenly fell to the ground without any confrontation while preparing for a corner kick.

After returning to the bench, Insigne’s right knee was bandaged and an ice pack was put on it, and the fans were concerned about his injury. After the match, Napoli’s official website released an announcement saying, “Insigne was substituted in the match against Juve because of a blunt contusion on his right knee.” And areanapoli revealed that Insigne will undergo a detailed examination with instruments next Monday to determine the details of the injury. However, Insigne is likely to miss the UEFA Cup group match between Napoli and Leicester City next Thursday due to injury.

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