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Bruce Says Heskey Out of Spurs Game


Wigan Athletic boss Steve Bruce has revealed that star striker Emile Heskey will not be fit in time to play against Spurs in the FA Cup 3rd round tie at White Hart Lane this Friday.

Heskey limped out of Sundays win at the Reebok Stadium on 32 minutes with a hamstring injury after stretching to get a shot on the Bolton goal.

Emerson Boyce has just been sidelined for four weeks with a similar injury and with the Latics having some big matches coming up in the next four weeks they could well do without missing Heskey for that length of time.

Bruce was waiting for scan results before committing to how long he will be out for but told reporters:

'We do not know the extent of the damage to Emile's hamstring and we have no idea yet of how long he is going to be out. But he definitely will not play at Tottenham.'


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Writer: worbo Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday December 30 2008

Time: 10:19AM

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Lets hope that this injury puts off Liverpool and the rest otherwise we might have seen the last of Heskey at the JJB
worbo
when does Hugo's plane arrive
baskerville
Surely he should already be here and they should be trying to get his clearence through as quickly as possible
worbo
ah but this is Wigan
baskerville
 

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