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Leicester’s star defender Caglar Soyuncu is forced off injured after just 15 MINUTES

Leicester suffer major setback as star defender Caglar Soyuncu is forced off injured after just 15 MINUTES during his return to football in The Foxes Europa League clash at Zorya

  • Caglar Soyuncu was subbed 15 mins into Leicester’s game with Zorya Luhansk
  • He made a run across the pitch before pulling up and signalling to the bench
  • Soyuncu went down holding his groin area and was replaced by Wesley Fofana
  • Soyuncu had only just returning after missing nine games due to a groin injury  

Leicester suffer another injury blow as Caglar Soyuncu was forced to leave the pitch after just 15 minutes into his comeback game against Zorya Luhansk.  

Soyuncu made a covering run across the pitch before pulling up and immediately signalling to the bench.

The Turkey international went down holding his groin area – which has ruled him out of Leicester’s last nine games. 

Caglar Soyuncu was subbed 15 mins into Leicester's game with Zorya Luhansk on Thursday

Caglar Soyuncu was subbed 15 mins into Leicester’s game with Zorya Luhansk on Thursday

Soyuncu limped off the pitch, being replaced by Wesley Fofana.     

Soyuncu’s injury we be another blow for Brendan Rodgers as the 24-year-old is regarded as Leicester’s first choice centre back.  

Soyuncu started all four games for Leicester in the Premier League before his injury and had hoped to return fighting fit against Zorya Luhansk. 

More to follow… 

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