Henri Lansbury to sit out Forest's game against Newcastle

Henri Lansbury is out of Nottingham Forest's game against Newcastle United.

Tuesday, 13th December 2016, 12:56 pm
Updated Wednesday, 14th December 2016, 12:49 pm
Jonjo Shelvey at the City Ground

The midfielder was involved in the controversial dismissals of Jonjo Shelvey and Paul Dummett in last week's 2-1 defeat at the City Ground.

United manager Rafa Benitez was furious with Lansbury's antics in the Championship match.

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But the 26-year-old will not be available for the return match at St James's Park on December 30.

Forest manager Philippe Montanier today revealed that Lansbury will be out for "several weeks" with a hamstring injury.