Millwall's Tamika Mkandawire sidelined for a month

Tamika Mkandawire
Mkandawire has made 15 appearances this season

Millwall defender Tamika Mkandawire could be out for a month after having knee surgery.

The 28-year-old has been playing for the Championship side in recent weeks despite having an injury and has now undergone a cartilage operation.

Manager Kenny Jackett told the club website:external-link "He has been available for games but struggling to train fully and it has been very irritating for him.

"The specialist decided he wanted to go in and have a look."