German striker Werner will miss the World Cup with an ankle injury

BERLIN: RB Leipzig announced today Thursday that German forward Timo Werner will miss the FIFA World Cup in Qatar due to an ankle injury. Werner, 26, was injured Wednesday in the first half of Leipzig’s 4-0 win over Shakhtar Donetsk in the Champions League group stage. “Unfortunately, the test who suffered today in Leipzig showed that he had a tear in his left ankle, and therefore will be out until the end of 2022, “said the Leipzig in a note. “In a few days we will unveil your treatment program”. Werner scored 24 goals in 55 matches with Germany and was part of the squad of the 2018 World Cup and the 2020 European Championships. (Reuters)