Tusker midfielder facing long injury lay off

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The towering ace was stretched off during the club's league match against Kariobangi Sharks that ended in a draw

Tusker midfielder Humphrey Mieno is facing a long period in the sidelines after sustaining an injury.

The towering ace was stretched off during the club's league match against Kariobangi Sharks that ended in a barren draw at Machakos Stadium on Sunday. Mieno was replaced by Brian Osumba but a close source to the player has told Goal that the injury is worse than was suspected.

"Mieno's injury is serious but we are waiting for the doctors to give a full report."

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