Bamba unlikely to face Hoops

25 January 2010 02:06
Hughes may afford the defender some additional rest, although he does hope to include him in his squad for Saturday's Clydesdale Bank Premier League visit of St Mirren.[LNB]Ivory Coast, with Bamba in the team, lost their quarter-final against Algeria 3-2 after Rangers defender Madjid Bougherra took the game to extra-time with an injury-time header.[LNB]"I don't know what the travel plans are for the Ivory Coast and, while you never know with Sol, I think it would be a bit soon to expect him back and ready to play on Wednesday night," Hughes told the Edinburgh Evening News.[LNB]"I would, though, anticipate him being here by the weekend but I'd then have to watch him, to put an arm around him and assess his mental state.[LNB]"It may be he'll need a bit of a rest."[LNB][LNB][LNB]

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