“He did it on the Thursday before the Swansea game. We were able to release it on the Friday, and he was able to start the Swansea game. But as the match progressed, it locked up again and he had to come off.”
Jack Butland remains out with a broken ankle, and so Jakob Haugaard will continue in goal, even though Shay Given played for the Under-21 side as they lost 1-0 at West Ham on Monday.
Dane Haugaard, signed from Midtjylland last summer, made his Premier League debut against Swansea last weekend.
“Jakob did well,” Hughes said. “He will play again this week.”