Navarro in race to face Orient

Midfielder Alan Navarro is battling to be fit for Brighton's League One trip to Leyton Orient on Saturday after limping off against Millwall.

Last Updated: 05/02/10 at 18:11

Navarro: Doubtful

Navarro: Doubtful

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The midfielder picked up a foot injury during last weekend's 1-0 defeat and it was initially feared he may have broken it, but a precautionary X-ray showed it is just badly bruised.

Navarro has resumed light training and will be assessed prior to kick-off with Dean Cox, who replaced him against the Lions, on standby to start.

Defender Adam El-Abd is back in training five weeks after fracturing a metatarsal but Saturday's trip will probably come too soon.

Centre-half Colin Hawkins remains the only long-term absentee and he is facing at least another three months on the sidelines after undergoing an Achilles operation last week.

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