Lawrence suffers injury setback

Injury setback: Liam Lawrence
Injury setback: Liam Lawrence
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Liam Lawrence has suffered a setback in his bid to recover from a calf injury.

Lawrence has revealed he suffered a recurrence of the problem as he warmed up against Scunthorpe on Tuesday after being named on the bench.

The Republic of Ireland international was chasing an early return as he looked to fight his way back into the team – but now looks to be out for another fortnight.

Lawrence said: ‘I did it again. I did it in the warm-up, pulled my calf.

‘It’s going to be another couple of weeks again.

‘I was supposed to be out for a couple of weeks, but I’ve come back inside eight or nine days.

‘I don’t know, maybe it was too soon, maybe not.’