Leicester City midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi could be sidelined for up to three months with an abductor injury, manager Brendan Rodgers said.
The 23-year-old Nigeria international sustained the injury in Sunday’s 4-2 Premier League win over Burnley and missed their 2-0 home defeat by Arsenal in the League Cup on Wednesday.

“We are just waiting to hear more on that, but he could be anything between six and 12 weeks.


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“It is an abductor injury — it may have come off the bone which could be a nasty injury, so we will wait to see if it needs an operation — if it does then it will be 12 weeks,” Rodgers told reporters.

Ndidi had filled in as a makeshift centre back for Leicester in their victories over West Bromwich Albion and Burnley.

Rodgers’ side face Manchester City in the Premier League on Sunday.

Reuters /NAN


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