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Lampard ruled out of Euro 2012 due to injury

Last Updated: Friday, June 1, 2012 - 08:48

Zeenews Sports Bureau

As a major setback for England ahead of the Euro Cup 2012, veteran midfielder Frank Lampard has been ruled out of the tournament due to injury.

As per reports, a scan confirmed his thigh injury would rule him out of the tournament.

Liverpool midfielder Jordan Henderson has been called into the squad as a replacement for Lampard.

The news is a hammer blow for England coach Roy Hodgson, who has already lost keeper John Ruddy and midfielder Gareth Barry from his original 23-member-squad.

First Published: Friday, June 1, 2012 - 08:48

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