Dembele absent for Cottagers

Dembele absent for Cottagers

Fulham striker Moussa Dembele will miss tomorrow’s Barclays Premier League clash with Everton because of an ankle injury.

Dembele is out for two to three weeks and joins fellow striker Bobby Zamora (broken leg) in the treatment room.

With Andrew Johnson (knee) and Diomansy Kamara (foot) back in training but unavailable for selection, Eddie Johnson, Clint Dempsey or Zoltan Gera will start up front. Damien Duff (calf) is expected to return after missing the 2-0 Carling Cup defeat by Stoke in midweek.

Team (from): Schwarzer, Zuberbuhler, Kelly, Pantsil, Salcido, Baird, Hangeland, Hughes, Halliche, Gera, Murphy, Duff, Riise, Etuhu, Dempsey, E Johnson, Greening, Davies, Dikgacoi, Elm, Briggs.

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