German Star Marco Reus Injured in Armenia Friendly
German midfielder Marco Reus suffered an injury in the friendly today against Armenia. Germany won the match 6-1 but the 25 year-old midfielder was in tears as he left the field late in the first half.
According to the DFB, Reus suffered a partial tear of the anterior ligament above the left angle. The full DFB statement read:
“We have no good news. We got the diagnosis of Marco Reus injury. The German international tore part of his Syndesmoseband(between the calfband and the shinbone) above the left ankle. We’ll share follow up decisions separately.”
Video of the incident is below:
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A lifelong lover of soccer, the beautiful game, he served from January 2010 until May 2013 as the Director of Communications and Public Relations for the North American Soccer League (NASL).
Raised on the Fort Lauderdale Strikers of the old NASL, Krishnaiyer previously hosted the American Soccer Show on the Champions Soccer Radio Network, the Major League Soccer Talk podcast and the EPL Talk Podcast.
His soccer writing has been featured by several media outlets including The Guardian and The Telegraph. He is the author of the book Blue With Envy about Manchester City FC.
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