MX23RW : Saturday, August 18 04:25:18

Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho to miss 'several weeks'

Borussia Dortmund announce that winger Jadon Sancho will be sidelined for a number of weeks with an ankle injury.

Borussia Dortmund have revealed that winger Jadon Sancho could miss the rest of February through injury.

On Friday night, the former Manchester City teenager suffered an issue with his ankle during the victory over FC Koln and it now appears that the youngster's development will be temporarily halted.

A statement read: "Borussia Dortmund will be without Jadon Sancho for several weeks.

"An MRI examination conducted in Dortmund on Monday revealed that the 17-year-old forward had suffered a ligament injury in Friday evening's Bundesliga match away to 1. FC Koln."

Despite being just 17, Sancho has started to establish himself in the first-team squad at the Westfalenstadion, making three starts and one substitute appearance in the Bundesliga since the start of 2018.

Earlier in the campaign, the wideman also came off the bench to feature against Bayern Munich.

Share this article now:
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Read Next:
Dortmund want Forest youngster?
>

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!
Tables

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account