Collins Out With Shoulder Injury

DEFENDER James Collins is out of Wales' clash with Azerbaijan on Wednesday after dislocating his shoulder in his country's 3-2 victory over Northern Ireland this weekend.

Collins was taken off after 52 minutes of Wales' victory with the shoulder problem that could keep him out for up to six weeks.

He looks set to be replaced by Hammers team-mate Danny Gabbidon for the match with Azerbaijan at the Millennium Stadium. Gabbidon was serving a one-match suspension in the Northern Ireland game back is back in contention for Wednesday night's match.