Date: 1st May 2006 at 1:24pm
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Kevin McLeod’s chances of saving his Swansea career have been hit with a major blow after breaking his ankle in Saturday’s game against Southend.

He was given hope by Kenny Jackett when he was given starting places in the previous 2 games. All was going well on Saturday until 8 minutes from the end when he recieved a bad tackle which means he’ll be out for 6 weeks.

He was having a good game as he tried to prove to the manager that he should be kept on.

We had the right balance in midfield and he provided some much needed width on the left flank, something we haven’t had for a few months now.

Club Physio Richard Evans said:

‘Kevin looks to have chipped a bone and he’s in plaster,’

‘We need to have another look at it, but he’s probably looking at six weeks out.’






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