Bobby Zamora out for four months after breaking leg

11 September 2010 05:11
Fulham striker Bobby Zamora is facing at least a four-month lay-off after sustaining a broken leg in today's 2-1 victory over Wolves.  

Zamora suffered the damage to his right leg during a hard challenge from Wolves skipper Karl Henry and received oxygen before being carried off on a stretcher and taken to hospital.

Big blow: Fulham's Bobby Zamora is carried off injured

Fulham manager Mark Hughes revealed that he could be out for longer if surgery reveals further damage.  

'If the injury is as we think it is, it's likely to be four months,' he said.

Concern: Bobby Zamora of Fulham lies injured on the pitch

'If the surgeon goes in tomorrow and finds other damage rather thanjust the break, which is four centimetres above his ankle, it will be even longerthan that.  

'The four months looks like a minimum.'

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Source: Daily_Mail