Karim Ait-Fana ruled out for six months

Karim Ait-Fana
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Montpellier forward Karim Ait-Fana is ruled out for six months with cruciate knee ligament damage.

Montpellier striker Karim Ait-Fana has been ruled out for six months with knee ligament damage.

The 23-year-old is believed to have suffered the problem in training on Thursday.

"Cruciate ligament rupture, six months out," the Moroccan tweeted.

Ligue 1 champions Montpellier are currently 15th in the table following four defeats from their opening eight matches.

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