Atletico Madrid striker, Fernando Torres has been released from hospital following the head injury suffered when Atletico played Deportivo La Coruna.
The former Chelsea player came off the bench but had to be stretched off in the 85th minute after an aerial challenge with Deportivo’s Alex Bergantinos. A cranial and cervical CT scan done on the 32-year-old revealed no alterations or traumatic injuries suffered.
But Atletico has released on their club’s website that; “The forward, who is stable, spent a good night (in hospital) and will undergo a MRI in the next hours to confirm he is definitely okay.”
Atletico continued on their twitter handle saying; “Great news! Fernando @Torres has already been discharged and has left the hospital.”
Torres former clubs have already wished him speedy recovery and well wishes as his recovery process begins.