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Alonso injury doubt ahead of Portugal game

June 26, 2010
By Soccernet staff
Xabi Alonso is a doubt for Spain's second round match with Portugal after tests revealed the midfielder suffered a sprained ankle in his side's 2-1 victory over Chile.

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Alonso was caught by a late tackle from Chile defender Waldo Ponce that clearly left him in some discomfort and he was replaced soon after by Javi Martinez.

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