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Pedro Neto OUT of the World Cup with Wolves star needing surgery on ankle injury

Wolves and Portugal star Pedro Neto is ruled OUT of the World Cup as winger gets set for surgery on injured ankle – after only recently returning from a 10-MONTH layoff from broken kneecap

  • Pedro Neto was forced off in the first half of Wolves’ defeat to West Ham
  • Specialists have confirmed that the winger requires surgery on the ankle injury
  • The club have announced that he will not be fit in time for the World Cup 
  • The 22-year-old spent 10 months out with a rare injury last season  
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Wolves winger Pedro Neto will miss the World Cup with club doctors confirming he must undergo surgery after injuring his ankle against West Ham at the weekend 

The 22-year-old was forced off in the first half of the defeat, and specialists this week have confirmed that he will require surgery.

‘Pedro sustained an ankle injury against West Ham on Saturday where he strained the lateral ligaments,’ read a club statement.

‘Following further evaluation and a specialist opinion this week, it is planned for him to undergo surgery. This means that, unfortunately, he will not be fit for the upcoming World Cup.

More to follow 

Wolves winger Pedro Neto requires surgery after injuring his ankle against West Ham

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