Chelsea defender, Antonio Rudiger has sent a warm message to Man City star, Kevin De Bruyne over the injury he sustained during their Champions League final Clash on Saturday night.
Kevin De Bruyne couldn't hold it back after coming off injured 😢 pic.twitter.com/ENM5qra2xb
— B/R Football (@brfootball) May 29, 2021
De Bruyne was diagnosed of acute nose bone fracture and left orbital fracture after colliding with the German.
Rudiger, who was remorseful over the incident took to his twitter page to publicly tender an apology to De Bruyne in the spirit of sportsmanship.
Antonio Rudiger said;
“I’m really sorry for @DeBruyneKev’s injury. Of course this was not intentional from me – I’ve already been in touch with Kevin personally and I really wish him a speedy recovery & hope we can see him back on the pitch very soon again.”
De Bruyne, who is yet to respond to the apology earlier tweeted;
“Hi guys just got back from the hospital. My diagnosis is Acute nose bone fracture and left orbital fracture. I feel okay now. Still disappointed about yesterday obviously but we will be back.”
Hi guys just got back from the hospital. My diagnosis is Acute nose bone fracture and left orbital fracture. I feel okay now. Still disappointed about yesterday obviously but we will be back
— Kevin De Bruyne (@DeBruyneKev) May 30, 2021
Chelsea official twitter handle also wished him speedy recovery.
Wishing you a speedy recovery. 💙
— Champions of Europe 🏆 (@ChelseaFC) May 30, 2021