Bayern Munich’s Forward Leroy San Out With Thigh Muscle Injury
Bayern Munich forward Leroy San will be out for the time being after injuring his left thigh, the German club said Monday.
Medical examinations showed that San tore a left thigh muscle during Sunday’s 5-0 win over Freiburg, the club said. It didn’t specify how long San might spend on the sidelines, only that FC Bayern will be without Leroy San for the time being.
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San played 76 minutes and scored in the win over Freiburg. Bayern next plays Wednesday against Augsburg in the second round of the German Cup before visiting Hoffenheim on Saturday in the Bundesliga and Barcelona in the Champions League next week.
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San is a key player for Germany ahead of the World Cup in Qatar. His Bayern and Germany teammate Thomas Muller left last week’s Champions League win over Viktoria Plzen with what coach Julian Nagelsmann said was an issue with his back, and did not play against Freiburg.
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