Ukrainian powerhouse Dynamo Kiev have received some disturbing news from the treatment table in the build-up to their Europa League fixture away to Manchester City on Thursday evening, according to

Head coach Yuri Semin will have to make do without the services of star player Artem Milevskiy when his men take on the Citizens later this week as the highly-rated attacker has sustained a broken hand.

Milevskiy picked up the injury in the dying minutes of the first half of Kiev`s 2-0 league win over Vorskla Poltava at the weekend.

"Milevskiy has broken his hand," Semin was quoted as saying by reporters. "It is unclear how serious the injury is and for how long he will be out."

A report on reads that the Ukrainian international has already undergone surgery on his injured hand.

By Stefan Coerts,