Injured Walcott to miss England's WC qualifier in Poland

Last Updated: Sun, Oct 14, 2012 08:30 hrs

London, Oct 14 (IANS) England's Theo Walcott will miss Tuesday's World Cup qualifier in Poland with a chest injury, the English FA confirmed.

Walcott, 23, remained in hospital Saturday after he was tackled by San Marino goalkeeper Aldo Simoncini in the sixth minute during England's 5-0 win.

The Arsenal forward was left struggling to breathe following the clash. He did manage to walk off the pitch following extensive treatment, but then needed to be stretchered back to the changing room.

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