Cattermole blow for Sunderland

  • Last Updated: January 18 2013, 10:47 GMT

Sunderland skipper Lee Cattermole has suffered a setback in his bid to return from injury.

Lee Cattermole: Injury woe
Lee Cattermole: Injury woe

Lee Cattermole

6. Lee Cattermole

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The Black Cats' midfielder, who was used as a substitute in the midweek FA Cup third-round replay defeat by Bolton following a lengthy spell on the sidelines with knee ligament damage, jarred the knee in a practice match yesterday and is likely to miss the Barclays Premier League trip to Wigan.

Manager Martin O'Neill said: "He had a bit of a setback there. We are certainly hoping it's not as long as it was before, that would be terrible.

"But it is a setback and I would say he would be doubtful for tomorrow."


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