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Worries for Westley

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Stevenage have injury problems ahead of the visit of Tranmere.

Manager Graham Westley has not named those players concerned but defender Ronnie Henry missed the goalless draw against Preston with a leg injury sustained during the FA Cup win over Stourbridge, while striker Chris Beardsley had to be substituted at half-time at Deepdale after being on the receiving end of several challenges, so both could be amongst the walking wounded at the Lamex Stadium this week.
"It's been a very difficult week on the training ground," said Westley. "We've had a lot of injuries and we've had as few as 12 out there so I can't guarantee that we're going to get 16 together for Saturday.
"It's been tough, we've taken a lot of knocks and I think I saw a stat this week that said we are the most fouled-against team in this league.
"When you listen to all the chat that people put out there about Stevenage this, Stevenage that - to think we've had more fouls against us than any other side says something about the way teams are going about their work against us. It shows what a threat they see us as and the difficulties they have in defending against us."

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