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Herrera out for six weeks after operation

September 6, 2012
By Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent
Athletic Bilbao will be without Ander Herrera for up to six weeks after the midfielder underwent an operation on a recurring hernia injury.

Herrera, 23, has been troubled by the problem for at least six months, and his performances for both his club towards the end of last season, and his country at this summer's Olympics, were seriously hampered.

He has started three games for Athletic this campaign but was withdrawn early on each occasion.

The club confirmed via ...

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