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Mystery injury casts doubt on Andy Carroll’s Newcastle future

‘He volleyed a ball in training and hasn’t been the same’: Mystery injury casts doubt on Andy Carroll’s Newcastle future with club uncertain of what the issue is or when he’ll return

  • Sportsmail revealed Andy Carroll was suffering from a problem around his ribs
  • That has since been labelled a ‘hip’ issue by Newcastle manager Steve Bruce
  • Bruce now says the injury is not his hip and they have failed to get a diagnosis
  • Carroll has now been sidelined for a month and will miss Sunday’s trip to Arsenal 

A mystery injury has cast doubt on Andy Carroll’s Newcastle future with the club unable to determine what the problem is or when he will return.

Sportsmail revealed in November that the striker was suffering from a problem around his ribs, and that has since been labelled a ‘hip’ issue by boss Steve Bruce.

However, Bruce now says the injury is not his hip and, despite their best efforts, they have failed to get a diagnosis.

 A mystery injury has cast doubt on Andy Carroll’s Newcastle future with the problem unclear

Carroll did return from a brief lay-off to feature…