LEICESTER flanker Guy Thompson has revealed his gruesome injury that forced him off the field in a match against Gloucester.
Thompson was stretchered off in the first half of the 36-13 defeat and was replaced by Mike Fitzgerald.
Instagram / @guythompson873 Guy Thompson showed off his gruesome injury on Instagram
After the contest Thompson took to Instagram to show off his horrible battle scar.
His 6,610 followers saw the state of his leg that included a huge open wound gash above the knee cap.
Thompson downplayed the injury with the caption: "Thank you for all the messages, nothing serious, just a bit of a cut. Will be back in no time."
Leicester were run ragged by Gloucester with England outcast Danny Cipriani showing Red Rose boss Eddie Jones what he is missing.
Instagram / @guythompson873 The Leicester flanker managed to joke that it was 'just a cut'
Getty Images – Getty3 Guy was stretchered off in the first half of the defeat
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