Arsenal football player Pablo Mari underwent successful surgery on Friday after being stabbed during a deadly knife attack in an Italian supermarket, his Serie A club Monza said.
The 29-year-old Spanish arsenal defender was loaned to Monza this summer.
“everything is OK”Monza confrimed.
Mari’s surgery was done at Milan’s Niguarda hospital after being wounded in the back while shopping with his wife and son on Thursday.
Monza said he would remain in hospital for two to three daysdays for him to recover fully before he gets discharged.
Mari was one of several people attacked in a Carrefour supermarket in Assago, on the outskirts of Milan in northern Italy, by a man apparently suffering from psychological problems who killed one man after grabbing a knife from a shelf.