Argentine and former Boca player Jesus Dátolo who currently plays for Atletico Mineiro received a horrific kick from Joinville’s Brazilian midfielder Anselmo during Brasileiro Série A clash on 28th Sept.
Consequência da entrada sofrida pelo meia Dátolo no jogo diante do Joinville. pic.twitter.com/PDDDzsMnrd
— Atlético (@atletico) September 28, 2015
The incident occurred when the Brazilian kicks Jesús Dátolo in the leg close to his knee, cutting it in a deep wound. After the incident, Datolo wanted to enter the ground and keep playing but replaced in the 19 minutes of the second half. The referee did not charge any infringement and Datolo was not happy with referee’s decision. Match ends with the score 2-2.
Dátolo was rushed to a medical center at Santa Catarina where he got stitches in three layers of the skin and muscle as reported by the medical staffs