Carroll facing lengthy lay-off

first_img Carroll, who is on loan from Tottenham, was hurt during England Under-21s’ 1-0 victory over the Czech Republic last Friday. He scored the only goal as England triumphed in Prague. Press Association Swansea’s England Under-21 international Tom Carroll faces up to six weeks on the sidelines due to ankle ligament damage.center_img A Swansea spokesman has confirmed that the 22-year-old midfielder is now expected to be out for between four and six weeks. Carroll has so far made 18 appearances for the Swans after joining them last summer on a season-long loan. Swansea manager Garry Monk, meanwhile, is understood to be awaiting results of a scan on winger Jefferson Montero, who reportedly suffered a muscle strain playing for Ecuador against Mexico last weekend. Swansea resume their Barclays Premier League on campaign on Saturday when they host Hull City. last_img

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