Strong Out For Two Months
He had only just recovered from an ankle injury, and would have been available to play on Saturday after completing a three-match suspension. However, with the current form of Justin Whittle and John Anderson he wasn't expected to come back into the side anyway.
Jan Molby said: "It's hard to say how long he'll be out for at this moment in time but it would appear to be a minimum eight weeks and could be longer if the damage turns out to be worse when the surgeon has a look at it properly."
Meanwhile Lawrie Dudfield has recovered from a knee injury and Stuart Green has completed his ban, so both return to the fold for the visit of Carlisle on Saturday.