Tuesday March 5 2013
Roma lose Marquinhos

After losing Miralem Pjanic for a month, Roma will be without Marquinhos for 10 days after he tore a thigh muscle.

The Brazilian defender missed the 3-1 win over Genoa due to the muscular problem, which tests have now confirmed is a first degree lesion to the left femoral bicep.

This type of injury will keep Marquinhos out of action for approximately 10 days, ruling him out of Saturday’s trip to Udinese.

The news comes on the same day as Pjanic was sidelined for a month by a sprained ankle with ligament damage.

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