The German Football Association announced on Thursday that BVB striker Youssef Mouton has left the hotel of the U21 national team. National coach Antonio DI Salvo showed disappointed.
In consultation with Borussia Dortmund, it was decided that the 16-year-old Mouton after an inflammation on the eye is not for the EM qualifying games of Poland (Friday, 18:15 / ProSiebenmaxx) and San Marino (Tuesday, 18:15 / ProSiebenmaxx) will beg reins. There are no more accurate information about the infection and possible downtime.
The most recent player in the history of the U21 selection had last and again struggling with injuries. During the EM in the spring, he moved into a heavy ribbon injury in training and fell out for months. Only at the start of the season came the striker just on her legs.
Youssef Mouton always with injury problems
After meeting in September in two games three times for the U21 selection, he missed the games in October due to a thigh injury. From this he recently, recently recovered and celebrated his comeback for Borussia Dortmund last weekend.
Now follow the next games that Mouton missed for the U21 national team. The Mann of head coach Antonio DI Salvo are located in the Qualification Group B after four match days on the top of the table. So far, the reigning U21 European Champion has gained all games.
DI salvo disappointed after Mouton failure
That s extremely sorry, of course, he is disappointed, he wanted to show himself, said National Trainer Antonio DI Salvo at a press conference in Großaspach. But the player s health is simply more important. He knows that he is an important player for us, and we build on him, said the 42-year-old.
As in October, as Mouton also left, DI Salvo must be planning again without an outstanding talent. The goal does not change the goal. We want to end this successful year of the U21 with two wins, says Di Salvo, successor to success coach Stefan Kurtz.
In Dortmund, the responsible persons will hope that Mouton will completely recover until the next match day and can be used against VfB Stuttgart.
The BVB plagues already distributed over the entire season staff issues. In particular, the failure of Erlang Haaland is very painful for the black yellow. Mouton is as an offensive option for Russia of high importance. So far, he came to nine short purposes due to the many interruptions.