Posted: Fri March 22, 2013 4:05PM; Updated: Fri March 22, 2013 4:04PM

Arsenal's Theo Walcott to miss England games with hip injury

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Theo Walcott has 11 goals and nine assists in the Premier League this season.
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LONDON (AP) -- England will be without Theo Walcott for the crucial World Cup qualifier against Montenegro on Tuesday after the Arsenal winger injured his hip and groin while training with the national team.

Walcott, who was also ruled out of Friday's qualifier against San Marino, will fly back to England on Saturday and be assessed by his club's medical staff.

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