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Canale out for six months

24th November 2013 10:15

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Gonzalo Canale at training

Injury blow: Gonzalo Canale

Italy centre Gonzalo Canale has been ruled out for approximately six months after fracturing his right leg against Argentina in Rome over the weekend.

The 31-year-old back was taken to St. Camillus Hospital Trauma Center with the injury and is expected to have surgery on his leg on Monday.

The La Rochelle centre is set to be out for six months in what's a big blow to club and country.

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