Mandzukic to undergo surgery on broken nose

Mario Mandzukic, pre-broken nose.

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Atletico Madrid striker Mario Mandzukic will have surgery on a broken nose suffered during the Champions League defeat to Olympiacos on Tuesday (watch highlights).

Mandzukic, who joined the Spanish champions from Bayern Munich on a four-year deal in the summer, suffered the injury early on following an elbow in the face from Pajtim Kasami, but managed to play the entire match.