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Rodgers – Vardy’s injury issues are a concern

Leicester boss Brendan Rodgers has admitted concern over Jamie Vardy's series of muscle injuries. The striker played no part in the 1 nil Premier League defeat to Norwich at Carrow Road on Friday due to the recurrence of a calf problem, his third injury since the turn of the year. It can be recalled that Vardy was absent in the New Year's Day Premier League win against Newcastle due to a calf issue and was subsequently ruled out with a gluteal muscle strain which he picked up in the win against West Ham at the end of January. There has been a recurrence of the calf issue as Vardy felt the pain during training in the week and while a scan shows it's a minor problem that shouldn't keep him out of action for more than a week, Rodgers has expressed concern over the issue. READ: Brenda...