Defrel suffers knee injury

Roma revealed today that attacker Gregoire Defrel suffered severe trauma to his knee during the Giallorossi’s draw against Genoa.

The attacker, who has struggled all season to find form and space, could be set for another injury lay-off as the club announced:

“On Monday morning, Gregoire Defrel underwent medical evaluations, which confirmed the striker suffered severe trauma to the left kneecap during Sunday’s game against Genoa. The player will begin the rehabilitation process immediately.”

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