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Bennett injury blow

10 August 2016

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Owen Coyle has revealed that Elliott Bennett will be out for up to six weeks with a hamstring strain.

The Rovers midfielder picked up the injury during the first half against Norwich on the opening day of the season.

Speaking after last night's victory over Mansfield Town, the manager said: "Elliott Bennett is possibly out for four to six weeks with his hamstring from Saturday, so that is a blow."

Rovers are back in action this Saturday when they take on Wigan Athletic at the DW Stadium.

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