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Nakamura suffers fresh injury setback

April 5, 2010
By Soccernet staff
Yokohama F Marinos midfielder Shunsuke Nakamura faces a short spell on the sidelines after suffering an ankle injury during the defeat to Shimizu S-Pulse at the weekend.

Nakamura sustained a badly bruised ankle after a first-half challenge from Shimizu midfielder Akihiro Hyodo and, while he tried to battle through the pain, he was forced to come off five minutes later.

"Shunsuke caught his foot on his man on the follow through," Yokohama coach Kazushi Kimura said in the Daily ...

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