Jovetic out for six months after surgery

Fiorentina's Montenegrin forward Stevan Jovetic is expected to be back in action in around six months after undergoing surgery on ruptured ligaments in his right knee today, his club announced.

The 20-year-old sustained a complicated ligament injury in training on 3 August and underwent surgery for the first time on 9 August.

The operation took place in Augsburg, Germany and was "a complete success" according to a statement from Fiorentina.