Burnley FC striker Paterson suffers fresh injury setback

Martin Paterson
Martin Paterson

BURNLEY Football Club is still awaiting confirmation of the extent of Martin Paterson’s fresh injury setback.

The Clarets striker pulled up with a recurrence of a thigh strain during Tuesday night’s Championship defeat at Doncaster Rovers.

Burnley manager Eddie Howe confirmed: “It is early days because Martin has saw a specialist on Wednesday morning.

“We are still ascertaining the full extent of the injury before we will know how long he will be out for.”