Jets' A-League star Heskey hurts knee

September 18, 2013
By Greg Buckle
Newcastle Jets' marquee player Emile Heskey is in doubt for the club's A-League opener against Sydney FC on October 11 after suffering a knee injury on Wednesday.

The former England international striker was assisted from the field at AAMI Park after a tackle from Melbourne Victory's Nick Ansell during the first half of their trial game played behind closed doors, which the Jets won 1-0.

"It looks like a sprained medial ligament to his left knee," a Jets' spokesman said.
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