The leader of the defense of “Shakhtar” in the 1/8 finals of the Europa League received a facial fracture in training

Лидер обороны соперника "Шахтера" по 1/8 финала Лиги Европы получил перелом лица на тренировке

Yannick Gerhardt

Extreme defender of Wolfsburg and the German national team Yannick Gerhardt in training held may 10, has received a serious trauma – a fracture of the face, the official website of Die Wölfe.

Teammate 26-year-old Gerhardt Felix Klaus said that the player collided with any of the players heads, causing was hospitalized.

Detailing the injury will be determined after clinical examination, the press service said.

Recall that “Wolfsburg” is the opponent in the 1/8 finals of the Europa League.

The first match, which took place March 12 at the rival, the Pitmen won 2-1. The return match did not take place until the pandemic COVID-19.

UEFA intends to resume the European Cup matches in early August.