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Neville will be back - Heitinga
Published : 15 Sep 2009 14:04:00
New Everton signing John Heitinga has tipped captain Phil Neville to come back from his current knee injury. The former England international is set for a lengthy lay-off after injuring his knee ligaments against Fulham at the weekend but Heitinga expects him to come back stronger. He said: "I was sitting on the bench and I saw the tackle and the first thing that went through my head was that maybe I was coming on, as it was a terrible tackle. "It's never nice if a player is injured. Phil is a strong player and he will make it(back)."