Akanji sidelined due to a thigh injury

Monday22 February 2021 | 10:54
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The Swiss suffered a torn muscle fibre in his right thigh in their Wednesday Champions League match at Sevilla.

According to

Ruhr Nachrichten

, the centre-defender will be sidelined for several weeks due to his injury.

Dan-Axel Zagadou

, who has missed the last eight games for the same injury as Akanji, is expected to fill in for the Switzerland international. In addition to



Emre Can

also is able to provide the cover for the position as he played as a central-defender alongside

Mats Hummels

in their 4-0 win over

Schalke 04

on Saturday.


source: SportMob