Inter's Figo fractures shin

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MILAN, Nov 5 (Reuters) Inter Milan's Luis Figo fractured his shin in yesterday's 1-1 draw at Juventus, tests revealed today.

''The Portuguese midfielder has fractured the fibula in his right leg,'' the Serie A champions said on their Web site ( ''Figo will undergo surgery tomorrow to stabilise the fracture.'' The former Real Madrid and Portugal player came off in the second half of the match after a challenge from Czech midfielder Pavel Nedved, who was booked for the foul.

Inter did not say how long Figo was expected to be out of action.


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