Date: 18th February 2016 at 6:22pm
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Manager Neil McDonald’s pre Swindon Town press conference is starting to come through now and he’s given an injury update on two players.

Beginning with goalkeeper Colin Doyle, McDonald told the Official Site that the stopper had made a return to training today after rolling his ankle in the match against Shrewsbury and missing out on the midweek match against Oldham.

The damage to his ankle wasn’t as bad as initially feared now that the area has settled down, and he hasn’t re-injured his ligaments either following November’s hiccup.

‘It’s feeling a lot better than it has done over the last few days. He feels comfortable with it, so we’ll have a training session today and see where he’s at.’

The gaffer went on to say that if Doyle came through the next two training sessions without any issues, he could come back into contention for Swindon which would obviously be a dilemma for the gaffer having just brought back Dean Lyness on loan to provide cover.

‘Deano has come in and kept a clean sheet in his second game back, along with the clean sheets he kept when he was here beforehand. There’s really good competition.’

As for the second update, that concerned winger Henry Cameron as he continues his recovery from knee ligament damage.

The 18 year old has been out of action since November after picking up the problem whilst on international duty for New Zealand and three months on he’s recovering well and stepping up his fitness work, and McDonald said he’d been for a bike ride with the player to give him some company recently.

‘I went on a bike ride with Henry recently. It can be lonely when you`re injured but he`s in a good place. It`s nice to spend time with the injured lads because I`m obviously with the fit lads a lot of the time and Henry`s rehab is coming along nicely.’

Having made 16 appearances so far this year, despite his better progress now he won’t feature before May at the earliest.

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