Dunne blow for Villa
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Aston Villa defender Richard Dunne has been ruled out of action for up to a month with a shoulder problem, the English Premier League club confirmed today.

Villa boss Gerard Houllier confirmed: "Unfortunately, we're going to lose Richard Dune for three to four weeks with a shoulder problem. The good thing is, we haven't got many games during that period."

The Republic of Ireland international suffered the setback during Villa's 3-0 defeat against Manchester City in the FA Cup on Wednesday.