UK time is: 20:16:16
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Hamann Hobbles Off Into The Horizon

Google language translator


Manchester City FC has confirmed that midfielder Dietmar Hamann has been ruled out for up to three months with a toe injury.

Hamann, capped 59 times by his native Germany ruptured a tendon in training on Monday while kicking a ball.

Manager Mark Hughes said...

'He will go over to Zurich today (Wednesday) to see a surgeon that he has seen with a similar injury before. The feeling is that it is the same thing that has happened before. The best case scenario is that it will be nine weeks, but it could be 12.'

'Obviously it is a blow for Didi; we are a bit light in midfield areas so we could have done without this. Until the surgeon looks at him we can't say whether we may have better news on it.'




The journalist

Writer: Tudor Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday January 13 2009

Time: 8:51PM

Your Comments

Not sorry to see him go ... personal feeling but I always reckoned he was overated in his latter years
Doody
Agreed Doody. The Schalke game was a classy performance but I think it took it out of him and I don't think he is one of Hughes' men either following that refusal to warm up episode at Bolton. So that's another big salary injured. What's going on in training??
Johnny Baguette
Surely a professional footballer should be able to kick a football without getting injured? He probably refused to warm up again. I think this is a sign from above that WE NEED VAN BOMMEL - NOW!
darryl28
now its really important to sign another midfielder.....
lincolnblue
How long have we been saying that LB?
Buzz Lightyear
i think the old man is done for now time for fresh legs to come in stop dragging your feet bluesey and get on with it if you are held to ransom so be it
cityboy56
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Manchester City Articles

Proving Your Point (Tuesday July 29 2014)

Jovetic Takes Chance To Impress (Monday July 28 2014)

City Not Feeling Charitable (Sunday July 27 2014)

City Win Meeting Of Champions (Thursday July 24 2014)

Negredo Undergoes Surgery (Wednesday July 23 2014)

U21 Game Cancelled - Club Statement (Wednesday July 23 2014)

Negredo Replacement Targeted (Wednesday July 23 2014)

Youngster Exits And Youngsters Exit! (Wednesday July 23 2014)

Negredo Busts His Metatarsal (Monday July 21 2014)

Archived Manchester City Articles

List All VMC Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Buzz Lightyear 232
2. Bluedub 147
3. fifthcolumnblue 99
4. kennyclementstache 86
5. citizhun 85
6. Skoorb 85
7. rojo2010 71
8. Spooks 58
9. BamaEngineer 52
10. PhillyBlueMoon 48

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
7. Hull City 0 0 0 0 0 0
8. Leicester City 0 0 0 0 0 0
9. Liverpool 0 0 0 0 0 0
10. Man City 0 0 0 0 0 0
11. Man Utd 0 0 0 0 0 0
12. Newcastle 0 0 0 0 0 0
13. Q.P.R. 0 0 0 0 0 0

Breaking League News

Borini Poll Result..
» Sunderland : 30/07/2014 18:15:00
Ghanaian International Coming On Loan?
» Sunderland : 30/07/2014 17:20:00
Going, Going……………Gone!
» Chelsea : 30/07/2014 17:14:00
Now Who Did You Pick?
» Chelsea : 30/07/2014 17:09:00
Atsu Linked to Sunderland
» Chelsea : 30/07/2014 16:56:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Player of the Year?
Suggested By:  Site Staff
David Silva 8%
Pablo Zabaleta 42%
Edin Dzeko 5%
Yaya Toure 45%