“I think everyone agrees he will comeback stronger”
“He’s a strong character, by all accounts the operation was straightforward and successful so I expect him to be fit and raring to go for the pre-season period.
“He’s had an outstanding season and his big disappointment will be hasn’t had the opportunity to finish it off with us and now he’s missing the Euros as well.
“I think everyone agrees he will comeback stronger.”
Veteran Irish goalkeeper Shay Given is expected to get the nod in goal for Saturday’s visit of Swansea.