West Brom's Chaplow forced to cut short Millwall loan

Millwall midfielder Richard Chaplow has been forced to return to parent club Southampton.

Millwall midfielder Richard Chaplow has been forced to return to parent club Southampton.

The midfielder, whose Saints contract expires this summer, sustained the injury during Millwall’s 1-1 draw with Birmingham on Saturday.

Lions boss Kenny Jackett wasn’t overly optimistic over Chaplow’s prospects of a quick recovery after the game and a scan has confirmed that he faces six-eight weeks on the sidelines, effectively ending his season.

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