Juventus defender Giorgio Chiellini has confirmed that he will miss
Friday's Serie A meeting with Cagliari due to a calf injury.
28-year-old Chiellini underwent a scan on Thursday and while an exact
timeline for a possible return is unknown, he could be facing up to
three months on the sidelines.
"Unfortunately the calf injury has been confirmed and I have to stop for a while," Chiellini wrote on his Twitter page.
I am going to do my best to come back as soon as possible and stronger
than before! Thank you all very much for all the messages for a fast
recovery that you are sending me!"
match will take place at Parma's Ennio Tardini stadium after Cagliari's
usual home ground, the Is Arenas stadium, failed to receive clearance
from the local council.
Juventus are top of Serie A with 41 points, seven clear of the second-placed Inter Milan.
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