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Giuseppe Rossi out of action for 10 months

Villarreal striker Giuseppe Rossi will be missing from action for up to 10 months, after the club and the player confirmed that the Italian international striker would need to go under the knife for a persistent knee injury.

Rossi said: "With the objective that Giuseppe Rossi returns to his best physical condition, the most secure procedure consists of two operations.

"Villarreal offer all their support and wish the best recovery to Guiseppe Rossi."