A friendly match should be gentle, soft, and safe for footballers, but today, Fer Nino’s tackle that broke Wesley Fofona’s leg can be described as atrocious. It was a very wicked tackle and everyone is angry. Leicester City played against Villarreal today and Villarreal forward Fer Nino tackled Fofona so hard, he was stretchered off the pitch.
Video of Fer Nino tackle on Wesley Fafona
It was a friendly match between Villarreal and Leicester City, there was no need for aggression or hard tackles. Now Fofona may miss a long time away from the Premier League. The 20 years old was attended to for several minutes before being taken off the pitch and to the hospital for treatment.
This is what people are saying about Fer Nino’s tackle, “Leicester’s Wesley Fofana has suffered a suspected broken leg in a friendly Leicester players Ryan Bertrand and Caglar Soyuncu are shaken by Fofana’s injury Fer Nino, having somehow escaped a red card went on to score for his side later in the match 2-3″
Wesley Fofana suffered a Fibula fracture from Fer Nino’s aggressive tackle and he can be out for the season.
Villareal went on to win the match.
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[…] Wesley Fofana has been out of competitive football since August 4, 2021, because he broke his leg (medial ligament injury) during a preseason friendly between Leicester and Villarreal. […]