Mintlaw’s Kim Little fractures leg with Arsenal and could miss 10 weeks

Scotland's Kim Little celebrates with her team-mates.
Scotland's Kim Little celebrates with her team-mates.

Mintlaw’s Kim Little is set to miss 10 weeks after fracturing her leg playing for English Women’s Super League side Arsenal.

Little, 28, is an integral part of the Shelley Kerr’s Scotland side which qualified for the World Cup in France next year.

The midfielder was replaced after 64 minutes of the Gunners fixture with Chelsea by Katie McCabe.

An Arsenal statement following the 5-0 victory said: “Following a heavy tackle in the 5-0 win against Chelsea, Kim Little suffered a fractured fibula and will now miss up to 10 weeks.”

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