Fiorentina midfielder Gaetano Castrovilli was taken to hospital for tests after colliding heavily with the upright during a 2-1 win over Genoa.
The Italy international smashed into the woodwork chest-first when sliding onto a cross at the back post at the Stadio Luigi Ferraris.
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He was taken to the local hospital in Genoa for further tests and X-Rays.
“It was a knock to the ribcage and we hope that’s all it is,” coach Vincenzo Italiano told Sky Sport Italia.
#Italiano: “#Castrovilli è in ospedale ma speriamo e crediamo che sia solo una botta…”#Fiorentina https://t.co/m93IHb0b7s
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