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De Bruyne, 29, was kicked off the ball by Antonio Rudiger in the second half and hit hard on the bridge.
He didn’t get up for several minutes and City medics treated him on the pitch, before he was replaced.
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The Belgian star was in tears on the sidelines as he couldn’t walk through the tunnel alone.
De Bruyne has now confirmed that he suffered multiple nose and eye socket injuries.
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“I just got back from the hospital. My diagnosis is Acute nasal bone fracture and left orbital fracture. I feel good now. Still disappointed with yesterday of course, but we’ll be back, ”De Bruyne said in a statement.
After sustaining the injury, Foden and Walker consoled him in the field, with enormous swelling on his cheek and left eye socket.
Pep Guardiola also hugged him as he stepped out, as the City captain struggled throughout the game and did not finish the final on the pitch.
After first being on the bench, he was then shown in the 80th walking through the tunnel with a member of the medical staff standing by him and with a towel around him, as he looked like he was head to the locker room for further processing.
Belgium will sweat the fitness of their star man ahead of the European Championships this summer. Belgium boss Roberto Martinez was not happy with the way De Bruyne was approached by Rudiger and it could leave his plans for the European Championships in tatters.
This update suggests that De Bruyne could play with a face mask this summer.
We will have more updates as they arrive as this situation didn’t look good for City, but it looks like KDB will be in good shape soon.
City were the big favorites to win a first-ever European Cup, but Chelsea have beaten them in the FA Cup and Premier League over the past six weeks and retained a psychological advantage, which helped them beat City in the final. of the Champions League as well.