Zan Vimbela to miss 2021 Vitality Superleague season after suffering knee injury | Netball News

first_imgZan Vimbela (l) has been ruled out of the 2021 Vitality Superleague season after suffering a knee injury in South Africa Vimbela, who was confirmed as a returnee earlier in the off-season, suffered the injury while on duty at the recent TNL tournament in South Africa and scans have confirmed the extent of the problem.A ruptured ACL will require surgery and a significant rehabilitation period that means she will not be ready for the Superleague season, which is due to get underway in February next year.- Advertisement – – Advertisement – South Africa international Vimbela dazzled during the curtailed 2020 season and had returned for the Scottish franchise but a ruptured anterior cruciate knee ligament will keep her out of action Last Updated: 06/11/20 12:31pm – Advertisement – Now TV now just £25 a month Save over 25% and grab a NOW TV Sky Sports Month Pass for just £25 a month for 3 months. Cancel anytime – Advertisement –center_img Strathclyde Sirens’ star goalkeeper Zan Vimbela will miss the 2021 Vitality Superleague season after the franchise confirmed she suffered a serious knee injury.Squads for the new season were finalised last Friday when the deadline for registrations closed amid a flurry of activity from the franchises, but Sirens’ news will be a blow to the team. Zan Vimbela (l) has been ruled out of the 2021 Vitality Superleague season after suffering a knee injury in South Africa
Zan Vimbela (l) has been ruled out of the 2021 Vitality Superleague season after suffering a knee injury in South Africa