Stoke midfielder Salif Diao has left the club's training camp in Dubai after suffering a calf problem.

Diao, whose progress has been halted by a series of injuries, is returning home to have a scan.

Defender Danny Higginbotham is awaiting the results of his scan after suffering a similar injury in the defeat by Chelsea.

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