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Ederson out for eight months

August 13, 2010

Lyon are to look to the transfer market after it was confirmed Ederson will miss several months - and potentially the entire season - with a ruptured hamstring.

The Brazilian midfielder has been ruled out for between three and eight months.

"It's a big blow for him, because he had a very good pre-season," coach Claude Puel said. "This injury is very rare, it is difficult.

"We will see what opportunities arise, and if there is one before the end of the transfer window."