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Burnley's woes mount due to Vokes injury

By Western Daily Press  |  Posted: April 01, 2014

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Burnley striker Sam Vokes will be out of action for about six months after suffering a cruciate injury. The former Bristol City loanee, who has scored 22 goals this term, ruptured the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee against Leicester City last Saturday. It is a big blow to the Championship promotion-chasing Clarets, who also lost 25-goal top scorer Danny Ings to an ankle injury earlier this month. Manager Sean Dyche said: "Sam has had a great season and I am sure you will join us all in supporting him during his recovery."

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