Leicester's Dennis Praet out for three months with hamstring issue

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If the 26-year-old is ruled out until mid-April, he could miss a dozen or so Premier League games, two rounds in the Europa League, plus the next three rounds of the FA Cup.
Leicester have been dealt an injury blow with the news that Dennis Praet will be out for around three months.

The 26-year-old midfielder pulled up in the final few minutes of the FA Cup victory at Stoke after he stretched to reach a Youri Tielemans pass.

If Praet is ruled out until mid-April, he could miss a dozen or so Premier League games, two rounds in the Europa League, plus the next three rounds of the FA Cup.

Leicester's Dennis Praet has been ruled out for around three months with a hamstring issue

'Dennis will be (out for) up to three months, we think, which is a huge blow for us,' said Leicester boss Brendan Rodgers.

'It was an awkward one for him at the time, the ball just popped up and he over-stretched. It was not quite his hamstring but a tendon in the hamstring. Obviously we need to ensure his recuperation is the best it can possibly be.

'He is going to be out for a while, which is not so good for us.'

It remains to be seen whether Praet's injury will affect Rodgers' thinking in terms of allowing Hamza Choudhury to leave the club.

The 26-year-old midfielder pulled up in the final few…
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