Dortmund will have to cover the absence of Ilkay Gündogan in the middle of the park for the next couple of weeks
Dortmund will have to cover the absence of Ilkay Gündogan in the middle of the park for the next couple of weeks
Bundesliga

Gündogan out for a fortnight

Dortmund - Ilkay Gündogan is likely to be unavailable to Borussia Dortmund for the next two weeks with a spinal sprain aggravated playing for Germany in Wednesday's 3-3 draw with Paraguay.

BVB club doctor Markus Braun said Gündogan's symptoms had worsened in the aftermath of the friendly international in Kaiserslautern, where the 22-year-old midfielder scored Germany's opener to pull them back to 2-1 against the South American visitors.

had played the first 57 minutes of Dortmund's 4-0 Matchday 1 win at FC Augsburg on Saturday after having been a doubtful starter due to a back problem.