Pedro gives thumbs up from hospital bed after Chelsea star undergoes surgery to fix dislocated shoulder

PEDRO vowed to be "back soon" after undergoing successful surgery.

The 33-year-old dislocated his shoulder during Chelsea's FA Cup final defeat to Arsenal.

Pedro was carried off the pitch on a stretcher following a collision with Gunners goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez.

It was the Spaniard's last appearance for Blues after almost five years with the club.

has signed a two year deal with Serie A side Roma, but looks set to miss the start of the Serie A season.

Pedro confirmed with a selfie from his hospital bed that his surgery went well.

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He gave a thumbs up to the camera as he thanked his fans for their support.

The caption read: "The surgery went well, I will be back soon.

"It was a pity not to win the FA Cup.

"Thank you all for your support."

He also shared a few snaps from the crunch clash at Wembley – which ended 2-1.

Pedro faces a race against time to get fit for the start of the Serie A season on September 19.

Chelsea shared his snap to their Twitter page alongside the caption: "We're all wishing you a speedy recovery."

The surgery went well, I will be back soon. It was a pity not to win the FA Cup. Thank you all for your support 💪🏻👍🏻 🔵 / La operación ha sido un éxito, dentro de poco estaré de vuelta. Una lástima no ganar la FA Cup. Gracias a todos por vuestros mensajes de ánimo.

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