Santos facing two months out

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Lyon midfielder Fabio Santos is expected to miss the first two months of the season after suffering a serious facial injury in a friendly match against Nancy.

The Brazilian fractured his left cheekbone and eye socket after receiving a blow to the face in the 3-0 victory over Nancy on Thursday.

He will have surgery this week, but will only be available to play again in a couple of months, according to Les Gones´ medical staff.

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