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Ridgewell undergoes leg operation

Liam Ridgewell
Ridgewell has been a regular in Birmingham's defence this season

Central defender Liam Ridgewell has undergone an operation on the broken leg he suffered in Birmingham's 1-1 draw with Plymouth on Easter Monday.

The 24-year-old will miss the the end of the season after being injured in a challenge with Argyle striker Jamie Mackie midway through the first half.

Blues boss Alex McLeish told the club's website: "It wasn't anybody's fault, but suffice to say his season is over."

Meanwhile the Blues have also appealed against keeper Maik Taylor's dismissal.

606: DEBATE

Taylor was sent off after 22 minutes after being adjudged to have brought down Jamie Mackie for a penalty.



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