Niang recovery on track after car accident
The young forward suffered multiple injuries in February following a serious crash, and the club have confirmed that his rehabilitation is progressing as scheduled
M'Baye Niang's recovery is on course after he suffered ankle and shoulder injuries in a car accident in February, AC Milan have announced.
The 21-year-old striker damaged ankle ligaments and bruised his shoulder when he was involved in an incident hours after playing in his club's 1-0 win over Torino on February 27.
He was expected to be sidelined for around two months and Milan offered an update on his condition on Monday.
A club statement read: "Today, and in line with the times set after his injury, M'Baye Niang underwent a check-up in Amsterdam with professor Niek van Dijk.
"The results were satisfactory and a rehabilitation programme for a return to action was arranged. The recovery time will depend on the clinical response to the progressive increase in workload."