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Bikey Won't Get Ribbed In The Break

Bikey Won't Get Ribbed In The Break

There is some good news for Andre Bikey, Cameroon and Burnley FC today.

Bikey was injured in the first few minutes of the game at 'The Den' on Saturday against Millwall. He went down holding his ribs and after treatment carried on for a few minutes more before having to be substituted. The fear was he may have broken a rib and he was taken to a hospital in London last night for checks.

Scans though revealed he had no breaks and was simply suffering from bad bruising.

Bikey will now be able to join up with his Cameroon team mates in the International break in preparation for their African Cup of Nations qualifier to be played on home soil against DR Congo on Saturday 9th October.

The news also means he will be fit and ready to play in our next game against Sheffield United at Bramall Lane on Saturday 16th October.

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Writer:turfmanphil
Date:Sunday October 3 2010
Time: 3:58PM

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In a word...Phew!!
turfmanphil
03/10/2010 16:00:00
0
Good news indeed, I just hope he comes back okay.
8clarets8
03/10/2010 16:06:00
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Excellent - it would be nice if Cameroon didnt play him and just let him rest :-)
Claretdale
03/10/2010 16:07:00
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Long way to go for a rest though...unless he gets the suntan cream out! ;-)
turfmanphil
03/10/2010 17:08:00
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A little holiday will do Andre no harm, As long as he brings his brain back fully focused :-). A good start to the season Mr Bikey - Keep it coming on your return!
Claretdale
03/10/2010 17:11:00
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Have to say before he got injured he was veering towards Clown-tendency again like Hull,so let's hope he comes back fully focussed and ready to earn some more MoM awards!
turfmanphil
03/10/2010 17:14:00
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Good news indeed.
RickersTwickers
03/10/2010 17:24:00
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Good to hear the news on BA bit strange to let him go on international duty but he'll get a bit of sun on his back.
Fedupclaret
03/10/2010 18:20:00
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Pleased he is OK.
Grimsby Claret
03/10/2010 18:36:00
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If Carlisle loses appeal who do you think should partner Bikey in Shef U game? Duff or Cort?
turfmanphil
03/10/2010 21:06:00
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