WATCH: Shoulder injury sidelines All White Matt Garbett ‘for up to four weeks’

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New Zealand international midfielder Matt Garbett could be sidelined for up to four weeks after suffering a shove in the back in his latest game for Dutch side NAC Breda.

Garbett (21) was sent sprawling early in NAC’s game against Helmond Sport, and teammates quickly showed concern as he clutched his collarbone.

Matt Garbett is led off the pitch by a trainer.

Clearly in discomfort, Garbett left the pitch with a trainer.

Dutch news reports have now suggested the injury was a dislocated shoulder, and Garbett could be out of action for three or four weeks.

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How Matt Garbett’s injury happened


Game played on Sunday January 28, 2024 (NZT)

Helmond Sports 1 (Martijn Kaars 90+5′)
NAC Breda 0

All Whites’ next fixtures

Garbett’s next potential appearance for the All Whites is in late March when New Zealand take part in the four-nation W Cup in the United Arab Emirates.

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