Inter Milan fullback Santon suffers knee injury setback

Davide Santon's season has just become worse. The little-used Inter Milan fullback is set to undergo knee surgery after suffering a meniscus tear.

Davide Santon's season has just become worse.

The little-used Inter Milan fullback is set to undergo knee surgery after suffering a meniscus tear.

Santon picked up the injury to his right knee while playing for Italy Under-21s against Luxembourg on Tuesday night, Inter confirmed on their official website.

Santon has made just three Serie A starts this term.