Erling Haaland injury: Erling Haaland has suffered a hamstring injury, according to a statement released by Borussia Dortmund.
Haaland was left out of Dortmund’s champions league clash against Dortmund on Wednesday night at the Signal Iduna Park.
The Norwegian international is a key member of coach Lucien Favre’s squad, who have now secured qualification for the last 16 after playing out 1-1 draw on the night, topping group F with 10 points, closely followed by second-placed Lazio with 9 points.
The 20-year-old has scored 16 goals in the champions league and was on course to break Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s record of 19 for a Norwegian player.
Erling Haaland (hamstring injury) and Emre Can (muscular problems) are not available in today’s squad.
Get well soon, boys! 🙏
— Borussia Dortmund (@BlackYellow) December 2, 2020
He also has ten goals in 8 appearances in the 2020/21 Bundesliga campaign for Dortmund, who are fourth on the table, four points behind leaders Bayern Munich.
Dortmund’s next match will be against Eintracht Frankfurt on Saturday before next Tuesday’s group game against Zenith on the final day of the group stage.