AC Milan goalkeeper Christian Abbiati hopes to be able to return to action by September.
The 31-year-old ruptured the ligaments in his right knee during last month's 5-1 win against Siena.
Abbiati's recuperation appears to be going well though, and he told Radio Deejay: "I am currently in the process of healing, as well as getting into my rehabilitation work, so everything is fine with me.
"I am expected to return in mid-September, so that will be my aim for now.
"It's a long time out, but at least I will be able to spend more time with my family."