Matilda Kyah Simon sidelined for 12 months

October 22, 2013
Striker Kyah Simon has been ruled out for 12 months with a serious knee injury, in a massive blow for the Matildas and her new W-League club Western Sydney.

Football Federation Australia on Tuesday confirmed Simon suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament in her right knee and will be out of the game for a year.

Simon, who was an integral part of the Matilda's 2011 World Cup campaign, sustained the injury just seconds after entering the field as a second-half substitute in ...

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