They asked me for permission to cut off my legs

Mauro Bellugi in connection with Barbara d’Urso from the hospital tells his battle against the Covid, which resulted in the loss of both legs. The former soccer champion he underwent amputation of both lower limbs, already afflicted by other pathologies. He was hospitalized on 4 November last because he was positive for Covid-19. Bellugi, however, has never lost the fortitude, proving to be a great example not only in the world of sport.

Mauro Bellugi’s wife and daughter speak

Guests a Live is not the d’Urso there are Lory and Giada Bellugi, the wife and daughter of the former Inter and National champion. Mauro Bellugi has been hospitalized for two months after having undergone leg amputation. His wife Lory tells Barbara d’Urso the moment when the doctors let her understand that the only possible way for her husband was amputation, otherwise he would not have been saved. “I died in those moments”. But nevertheless Mauro Bellugi never lost his spirit and his enormous courage: “His character is his and my strength”explains his wife.

Mauro Bellugi: “It was very hard”

“I’ve been here for sixty days, it’s very hard”, tells Barbara d’Urso in video link. The support of his family was essential when he found himself having to sign up to undergo the operation: “If they weren’t there I wouldn’t have signed. I did, but I didn’t feel like it. The question was bad, they asked me if they could cut my legs. Wasn’t there a better one?” Bellugi does not lose the irony and tries to snatch a smile from his wife and daughter in the studio for him. The former champion painfully recounts the night of the surgery, the images and sensations are confused: “They filled me with morphine, at night I saw bison and elephants running around in my room, like that for ten days. I felt lonely. This is no joke.”

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