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Injury Update: Plymouth (H)

Team news for League One contest

20 September 2021

Clark Robertson
Photo: Jason Brown

Pompey are still not sure how long they will be without skipper Clark Robertson.

The defender is waiting to hear from a specialist after missing Saturday’s defeat to Cambridge at Fratton Park with a hip problem.

Connor Ogilvie – the only other naturally left-sided centre-back option – was also absent with a quad injury.

And Danny Cowley will once again be without the duo when Plymouth travel along the south coast on Tuesday night.

The Blues boss said: “Clark has a tendon issue in his hip and is a real loss for us. We still don’t know how long he’s likely to be out for and are getting a specialist opinion.

"Injuries are a part of football, so you can’t moan about them. The important thing is to find a solution."

Danny Cowley

“He’s our captain and has had an outstanding start to the season – you never want to lose a key player.

“Connor is also a big loss for us, although hopefully he won’t be missing for too long and is doing some gym work.

“Injuries are a part of football, so you can’t moan about them. The important thing is to find a solution.

“Everyone else trained on Monday and I saw a real desire from the boys to put right the wrongs of Monday.

"Joe Morrell also didn't start the Cambridge game because of a bereavement in the family and we send our love to them."


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