Stephan El Shaarawy Injury: Updates on AC Milan Star's Foot and Return

Mike ChiariFeatured ColumnistDecember 28, 2013

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Updates from Wednesday, April 9

Football Italia had the latest on Stephan El Shaarawy's recovery:

Milan’s Stephan El Shaarawy today returned to training with the first team squad after a lengthy spell on the sidelines.

The player’s brother and agent told that the Azzurri international could not wait to get back out on the pitch.

“Stephan is in good shape,” Manuel El Shaarawy said today. “Today he returned to the group and he will play in the Primavera team next week.

“His recovery is going very well and he is following a day by day programme. There is no rush.

“We want to do everything calmly so that he makes a full recovery.