Leicester City was stretchered off the pitch after suffering a serious injury following a horror tackle in their 3-2 pre-season win over Villarreal.
The defender has been taken to a local hospital after being chopped down by a horrible scissor challenge from
The 20-year-old went to the ground after a bad tackle from behind byVillarreal
on the hour mark whenLeicester
were ahead with three goals at King Power Stadium.
The center-back received a lengthy period of treatment on the pitch from paramedics before being taken off on a stretcher.
He may have broken his leg, although the full extent of the injury will be assessed on Thursday after scans are completed.
The France Under-21 international, who joined Leicester fromSaint-Etienne
last season, has established himself as a key figure for
Although Leicester won the match 3-2 with goals from
, the result was overshadowed by Fofana’s injury.
The FA Cup winners will play Premier League championsManchester City
in the Community Shield on Saturday, before they open their Premier League campaign againstWolverhampton Wanderers
on August 14.
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