Dortmund's 19-year-old American star Reina will miss more than a week with a muscle strain

2022-09-30 14:37

Dortmund's 19-year-old American star Reina will miss more than a week with a muscle strain

Bundesliga Borussia Dortmund coach Edin Terzic announced today that 19-year-old striker Giovanni Reina will be sidelined for up to 10 days due to an injury in the Nations League for the United States. He has also been confirmed to be ruled out for tomorrow's match against Cologne in the eighth round of the Bundesliga.

In this Wednesday's 0-0 draw with Saudi Arabia, Reina left the field in the 30th minute due to a leg muscle strain midway through the locker room for preliminary treatment and will be sidelined for more than a week after the injury was confirmed. time recovery.

The 19-year-old Reina is the son of long-term U.S. national team captain Claudio Reina. Unfortunately, the recruit was mired in injuries when he first entered football. Last season, he suffered a muscle injury from a leg injury. Injury, in the end Dortmund had no choice but to limit his playing time this season to 247 minutes to avoid aggravating the recurrence of old problems.

According to Dortmund's schedule, Reina will miss several Bundesliga and Champions League games , and coach Terzic expressed his hope that Reina can return to the field after the end of the Champions League group stage against Sevilla on October 6. However, the current coach Terzic has not disclosed more details about Reina's injury.

According to the team's injury list, Dortmund's 33-year-old captain Marco Reus (ankle injury), 24-year-old goalkeeper Greg Kerber (back muscle fiber tear) and Reina (leg muscle strain) Will miss tomorrow's Bundesliga game against Cologne.

The coach Terzic also added that the three injured are expected to return to the team for training as soon as next week.

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