Borussia Dortmund received unpleasant news after one of his players was injured, leaving his camp.
🚨Results Euro Cup Qualification 05-09-2019 ✅ pic.twitter.com/M14zNUrK2H
— Match Day (@MatchDaay) September 5, 2019
Dortmund issued an official statement through his account on the site “Twitter”, on Friday, during which he confirmed his Swiss defender Manuel Akanji injury to his left ankle.
Manuel Akanji injured his ankle yesterday during international play for Switzerland. He will return to Dortmund for a full diagnosis. pic.twitter.com/6EV3z2lcfZ
— Borussia Dortmund (@BlackYellow) September 6, 2019
The club said that the injury suffered by Akanji came during his participation with Switzerland in a game away from home against Ireland, on Thursday, in the qualifying for Euro 2020.
The Swiss international is due to return to Germany in the coming hours, to undergo medical tests in Dortmund, to see how strong the injury.