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Kovacevic out until Christmas

Kovacevic out until Christmas

Swiss under-21 international defender Mihael Kovacevic will have surgery again later this month.

Kovacevic had an exploratory operation on his knee last week that revealed cruciate ligament damage and the need for full surgery.

"The scope Mihael had last week showed what the damage to his knee is so they'll go in again to fix it and he won't be back until Christmas time," manager Peter Houston confirmed to the Daily Record.

"He's out of contract in January but I've told him that as soon as he's fit again we'll talk about his future here."

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