Cannavaro suffers injury scare

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Italy coach Roberto Donadoni received a scare on Monday when captain Fabio Cannavaro suffered an ankle injury during training.

The 34-year-old defender twisted his ankle after a collision with Giorgi Chiellini and underwent 10 minutes of treatment on the pitch before being taken to hospital, a statement on the Italian FA´s website,, said.

Cannavaro will now undergo a series of tests to find out the extent of the problem, with the news providing a headache for Donadoni just one week before their Euro 2008 opener against Holland.

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