Cardiff sweat on Gunnarsson

Cardiff midfielder Aron Gunnarsson could be sidelined for 10 to 12 weeks after suffering a shoulder injury whilst playing for Iceland.

Last Updated: 19/06/13 at 11:24 Post Comment

Aron Gunnarsson: Cardiff midfielder suffered shoulder injury while playing for I

Aron Gunnarsson: Cardiff midfielder suffered shoulder injury while playing for I

The 24-year-old was injured after a heavy fall at the Laugardalsvvllur national stadium early in the second half in Iceland's 4-2 defeat to Slovenia on Friday and was rushed to hospital.

If it turns out that Gunnarsson suffered a dislocated shoulder it could leave one of the Bluebirds' key men facing a battle to be fit for the start of the new Premier League season.

Cardiff's head of performance Richard Collinge told the club's official website: "Aron is currently undergoing a series of tests and investigations to determine the extent of his shoulder injury, from which we will be able to implement a management and recovery schedule.

"Any injury is frustrating for a player, but we will give Aron the best possible support to enable a swift return to action."

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