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on the sick list

Ill or unwell; indisposed due to poor health. Jim has been on the sick list for over a month now. If he doesn't get better soon, we're going to have to replace him!
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Valgaeren is keeping his fingers crossed he will steer clear of pains and sprains and Celtic's sick list will start to improve soon.
29% of the long-term sick list living in its city limits, costing pounds 316m.
BATTLE-SCARRED Best Mate is on the sick list after he was found to be coughing yesterday.
Suspension keeps defender Michael Laws on the sidelines but Gareth Williams, Ben Summers and Andrew Leeson are still on the sick list.
When Paul first saw the original sick list it contained household names like former Man About The House sitcom star Paula Wilcox and actresses Ann Holloway and Nastasha Pyne, who starred in the 1970's comedy series Father, Dear Father.
Matty Collins, Michael Love and Terry Angus are all struggling to overcome injuries and with Micky Brown, Darren Collins, Mark Clifford, Darren Acton and Brian McGorry also on the sick list, manager Alan Lewer faces a selection crisis.
The Sick List was compiled by ranking health authorities on the performance on six key indicators.
Willie Faloon, Miah Nikora, Eoin Griffin and Nathan White are also on the sick list.
Halfpenny joins fellow Lions Adam Jones and Gethin Jenkins on the sick list, with centres Tom Shanklin, Andrew Bishop and Blues suspended scrum-half Richie Rees unavailable.
After a break back home in New Zealand, Gatland will return to work this week to find 15 players on his sick list.
Loose-head Phil John steps into the breach at tight-head prop, with Kees Meeuws (calf) having joined Deacon Manu (fractured cheekbone) on the sick list.
Come On Jonny's return to the racecourse this year was delayed until last month because he had been on the sick list with stomach ulcers.
The omens were not good when scrum-half Toby Handley and on-loan flanker Hese Fakatou cried off in the morning to join young centre Alex Grove on the sick list.
Hefin o'hare, pictured, is emerging as the most likely member of the Giants' sick list to be included in the squad for Saturday's trip to Salford (6.
Meanwhile, Spurs' Sean Davis will be out for up to three months after surgery on his persistent knee injury and is therefore added to the Spurs sick list before tomorrow's match.