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Thursday December 2 2010
Riise out for two weeks

John Arne Riise will be out of action for two weeks after damaging his thigh muscle, but hopes to make it for Roma's trip to Milan.

The Giallorossi full-back got the results of tests this afternoon and was told he'll be sidelined for around 15 days.

He has suffered a first degree lesion to the thigh muscle, so it is a minor strain.

There are hopes that Riise can make it back in time for December 18 and Roma's big game against Milan at San Siro.

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