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Villa striker Weimann: Baker, Clark can cover Okore absence

Andi Weimann is confident Aston Villa have the depth to cover Jores Okore's absence.

A knee injury has ruled the Dane out for the season.

Weimann told the Villa website: "Ciaran (Clark) came in on Saturday when Jores went off and I thought he looked good. He looks at ease at this level because he's been involved now for several seasons.

"Remember, he's played plenty of games over the past few seasons and he's growing in confidence.

"Nathan (Baker) is just a real defender. He loves a tackle. He loves a battle. He will put his body on the line for the team.

"They have been both matured as people too. I have seen that as we've all grown up together."

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