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​West Ham lose Lanzini for five weeks following injury

West Ham midfielder Manuel Lanzini has been ruled out for up to five weeks with a knee injury, Slaven Bilic has confirmed.

The Argentina international injured himself while preparing to take part in the Rio Olympics and, having returned to east London to be assessed, is now set to miss the start of the Premier League season.

The Croatian boss said: "Unfortunately for us, Manuel Lanzini's injury is a blow. It's not a big injury but he can't play for the next four or five weeks."

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