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Argentina's Lanzini ruled out of World Cup due to knee injury

AFP  |  Barcelona 

West Ham's Argentine Manuel will miss after injuring a knee during training in Spain, the Argentine football federation said Friday.

"Manuel suffered, in today's morning training, the rupture of the anterior cruciate ligament of his right knee," the federation wrote in a message.

The 25-year-old, who had been linked with a summer transfer to Liverpool, now faces a lengthy spell on the sidelines. His is a blow for who had counted on for his starting line up.

Argentina's national team is due to travel to on Saturday for have been drawn in Group D alongside Iceland, and

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First Published: Fri, June 08 2018. 17:01 IST