Hunt out with broken ankle

Crystal Palace new boy Jack Hunt has been ruled out for the rest of the calendar year after breaking his ankle in training.

Last Updated: 11/09/13 at 13:16 Post Comment

Jack Hunt: Has a broken ankle

Jack Hunt: Has a broken ankle

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Palace paid a reported £2million for Hunt on transfer deadline day, but the 22-year-old right-back faces up to four months on the sidelines after sustaining the injury only seven days after joining the London club.

Hunt wrote on Twitter: "Absolutely devastated to have broken my ankle in training (on Monday).

"Got to take the positives, clean break and no op needed."

Hunt, a product of the Huddersfield academy, added: "Massive thanks to everyone at CPFC. Chairman, manager, coaching staff, physios and the lads have been unreal."

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