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Barkley blow for Everton

Everton have confirmed that England midfielder Ross Barkley has a fractured toe.

Last Updated: 14/01/14 at 12:28 Post Comment

Ross Barkley: Fractured toe injury confirmed

Ross Barkley: Fractured toe injury confirmed

The club said he had a "small fracture", and he could be out for anything between three and six weeks.

Barkley suffered the injury during the FA Cup third-round win over QPR last weekend, a match in which he also scored.

It forced him to miss the 2-0 Premier League victory over Norwich at the weekend.

Barkley has made a massive impression this season and has forced his way into the England squad, winning three caps so far.

He is firmly in the reckoning for a place in Roy Hodgson's summer World Cup squad.

Should his recovery take longer than expected, he could miss England's friendly with Denmark at Wembley on March 5.

Everton left-back Baines spent a month out of action prior to Christmas after picking up a similar injury.

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