Brisbane’s dismay NRL Darwin avenue time out has beautiful obtained worse with scans confirming captain Alex Glenn is facing now not now not as a lot as a month on the sidelines.
The Fresh Zealand worldwide injured his calf within the good and cozy-as a lot as Friday’s conflict with Parramatta at TIO Stadium, before the Broncos slumped to a 46-6 hammering by the Eels.
Brisbane confirmed on Sunday that scans had shown the 32-year-veteran had suffered a grade two shuffle.
“The atomize would require three to four weeks of rehab before Alex can return to fleshy coaching,” Broncos’ head of performance Andrew Croll acknowledged
Glenn’s most as a lot as date setback comes after an atomize-marred 2020 campaign the put the backrower could easiest prepare eight games in his first season as captain attributable to hamstring and knee setbacks, to boot to a laceration that required surgical operation.
That came after having easiest overlooked 24 games from a seemingly 283 heading into last season, taking part in 20 or extra suits in his 11 seasons forward of 2020.
Glenn is one in every of several Broncos’ avid gamers who’re off-contract at the tip of the season, amid stories coach Kevin Walters is getting prepared to endure an overhaul of the club’s underperforming squad.