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​Burnley lose defender Gibson after hernia operation

Burnley have lost the services of 25 year old centre-back Ben Gibson after undergoing surgery on a hernia.

Clarets boss Sean Dyche said: "He's had a minor hernia operation. He felt it against Olympiakos.

"This early in the season, you can't carry it. (It will be) weeks. The specialist says things are pretty simplistic."

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