New injury lay off for unfortunate Pato
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Pato may have been the match-winning hero in AC Milan's 2-1 Coppa Italia victory over Novara on Wednesday, but a day later he discovered he will face up to a month on the sidelines.

Pato has been injury prone over the last two and a half seasons and he has suffered yet another problem having been diagnosed Thursday with a slight hamstring pull. Milan said he faces three to four weeks out.

Having scored the winner ten minutes into extra-time against Novara, he was forced to leave the field in the second extra period after feeling a problem in his hamstring.