Break for McKennie due to thigh strain

Due to sustained difficulties in his hip flexor which arose after the Bundesliga game against Bayer Leverkusen, Weston McKennie had an intensive scan on Wednesday. The diagnosis was a as follows: The American has picked up a strain in the fibres in his right thigh. Provisionally, he will be out for around two weeks which rules him out of the fixture against Hertha BSC on Saturday 14th October.