Lille loses Brazilian De Melo to torn hamstring

Lille striker Tulio de Melo will be sidelined four to six weeks with a torn hamstring, the French club announced Tuesday.

De Melo, 26, left the first half of Lille's 2-0 win over Brest on Saturday and the club later confirmed the Brazilian suffered the hamstring injury.

Lille confirmed on its website De Melo would be out "a period of between four and six weeks."