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Bessone Set For 4-6 Weeks On The Sidelines

Swansea City boss Roberto Martinez suffered an injury blow last night as Fede Bessone will be sidelined for 6 weeks.

The Spanish full back broke a rib during last night's Carling Cup win at home to Brentford and was stretchered off after 60 minutes.

It's a disappointing setback for Bessone, after having only just signed for us in the Summer.

Physio Richard Evans told the Official Site:

'The bad news is that Fede has a broken rib,''

'The good news is that there are no complications.

'Fede will now go through the normal rehabilitation process and he should be back within four to six weeks.''


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Writer: KevinE Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday August 13 2008

Time: 5:45PM

Your Comments

a big blow for us, sounded like he did well during the game, hopefully his recovery will go well.
KevinE
We could have certainly done without this but we have Painter who is also a very good LB.
breconjack
at least it wasn't a break!
Scarface4051
'The bad news is that Fede has a broken rib,''? It was a break :S He did well in the game, its a big blow,hopefully painter doesnt pick up a knock
craven06
 

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