Newcastle keeper Krul sidelined with injury

Tim Krul is facing several weeks on the sidelines at Newcastle United, reports the Sunderland Echo.

Tim Krul is facing several weeks on the sidelines at Newcastle United, reports the Sunderland Echo.

The stopper injured his ankle in last night’s 1-0 win over Metalist Kharkiv in the Ukraine and had a scan today after arriving back on Tyneside.

The 24-year-old is yet to see an ankle specialist, and the club has not put a timescale on his comeback.

However, BBC Radio Newcastle are reporting that he will be out for five weeks.

 

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