Bayern defender Alphonso Davies has heart muscle issue after virus | Football News

Bayern Munich left again Alphonso Davies has been sidelined with proof of heart muscle irritation after being contaminated with the coronavirus, coach Julian Nagelsmann stated Friday.

The Canada worldwide will probably be out of motion for not less than “the coming weeks” after the irritation, referred to as myocarditis, was detected in a follow-up examination after his return to coaching this week, Nagelsmann stated. The coach described the irritation as “mild” and “not so dramatic,” citing the outcomes of an ultrasound examination.

“Despite that, it needs to heal and that will definitely take a certain amount of time,” Nagelsmann stated.

Myocarditis is a light, non permanent situation within the overwhelming majority of circumstances, in accordance with specialists.

Bayern stated final week that Davies had examined constructive and he was again in coaching on Wednesday. Nagelsmann stated Davies would now cease coaching till additional discover to present his physique time to get well.

That might hold Davies out of Canada’s subsequent three World Cup qualifying video games in late January and early February, together with a sport in opposition to the United States on Jan. 30. Canada leads qualifying within the CONCACAF area because it tries to succeed in its first World Cup since 1986.

Bayern leads the Bundesliga and performs Cologne on Saturday.

This story has been printed from a wire company feed with out modifications to the textual content.

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