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Blake Green has reportedly gone down with a hamstring injury at a Warriors training session.


The one man the Warriors couldn't afford to lose this season has gone down with an injury at training.

Veteran half Blake Green reportedly suffered a hamstring injury on Tuesday.

Following star halfback Shaun Johnson's sensational off-season switch to the Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks, Green is set to play a critical role in the Warriors 2019 campaign.

In new signing Adam Keighran plus Chanel Harris-Tavita and Hayze Perham, the Warriors have three player's, who are yet to make their NRL debuts, competing to replace Johnson.

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According to Nine's Wide World of Sports, Greens's injury is not serious but it will rule him out of the club's two trials in late February and early March.

Nine are reporting that Green is hopeful of being fit to take the field when the Warriors play their first match of the NRL season on March 16 against the Bulldogs at the Mount Smart Stadium.

Even if Green is fit for the opening match of 2019, Warriors coach Stephen Kearney looks set to go through the trials without his young halves hopefuls getting the chance to form a combination with the only established playmaker in his squad.

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