Mtibwa Sugar keeper Mshery ruled out for weeks after nasty injury

Golikipa Aboutwalib Mshery of Mtibwa Sugar.
Mtibwa Sugar.
The Sugar Millers have been dealt a huge blow after their first choice keeper picked up a knee injury during their league match

Mtibwa Sugar have suffered a blow after their keeper Aboutwalib Mshery was ruled out of action for two weeks.

The keeper suffered a nasty injury after colliding with a player from JKT Tanzania during their Mainland Premier League match which was lost by a solitary goal on Saturday.

The club has confirmed in a statement Mshery, who was rushed to hospital after the incident, will now be moved to Morogoro City for further tests after advice from the club doctor.

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“We can confirm Mshery injured his right leg after colliding with a JKT player and he has been treated but will have to be under the care of the doctors for a few more days,” the club said in the statement.

“It was a very nasty injury and from the club, we want to wish Mshery a quick recovery, the doctors believe he will be out for another two weeks.”

Mtibwa Sugar are currently lying in position 14 of the 20-team table after accumulating 23 points from 22 matches.