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Man Utd defender Ferdinand breaks down in England training

Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand has suffered an injury setback during the England squad's first training session in South Africa.

The central defender sustained a knee injury during the final couple of minutes and has gone to hospital to undergo a scan.

England manager Fabio Capello is uncertain at this stage of the severity of the injury.

But he confirmed: "Rio picked up a knee problem in training.

"It happened near the end. He has gone to hospital for a scan and we will have to see how things are."

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