Football

Southend suffer injury blow

Published Add your comment

Football News
24/7

Southend have confirmed winger Damian Scannell will be out for the rest of the season after suffering a broken metatarsal in Tuesday night's victory against Walsall.

The 24-year-old limped off after 64 minutes of the Shrimpers' 3-0 victory at Roots Hall and is now facing six to eight weeks on the sidelines.

United physio John Stannard told Southend's official website: "Damian won't require surgery. It's not displaced and will heal on its own given time but unfortunately it looks like he won't play again this season. The doctor has put him in a walking boot and it's a case of him now just waiting for his body to repair."

Copyright (c) PA Sport 2009, All Rights Reserved.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

Topics:
Football
Damian Scannell
League One
Southend United

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again