sport news Crystal Palace defender Scott Dann faces injury lay-off

Scott Dann taken off on a stretcher in the 17th minute against Manchester City The Crystal Palace centre back looks likely to face a spell on the sidelines He will have a scan on his knock and will wait to see the extent of the injury  Eagles manager warned that the skipper's injury 'does not look good'  

By Shrivathsa Sridhar, Reuters

Published: 09:34 GMT, 1 January 2018 | Updated: 09:34 GMT, 1 January 2018


Crystal Palace centre back Scott Dann faces a spell on the sidelines after injuring his knee in Sunday's goalless Premier League draw with leaders Manchester City.

Eagles skipper Dann was carried off on a stretcher in the 17th minute of a feisty clash that also saw Palace midfielder Jason Puncheon helped off the pitch while City lost attackers Gabriel Jesus and Kevin de Bruyne to injury.

'It looks like a serious knee injury, but how serious it turns out to be after he has

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