This is a hard setback for VfL Bochum: Simon Zoller apparently got seriously injured in training.
During the training session on Wednesday, Zoller was injured in a duel with opponent Tarsis Bonga when he fouled him with the last action. The knee of Bochum’s top scorer (two goals, two assists in the first four matchdays) was immediately bandaged, head coach Thomas Reis explained: “He tried to go into a duel himself and was a bit impetuous.”
At first it was said that the injury to the service provider was probably not too serious. On Thursday afternoon the revealed image But the shock news: According to your information, Zoller tore a cruciate ligament!
As a result, the 30-year-old will take a break of at least six months – the season for the attacker may have ended prematurely. Extremely bitter for him and of course also for VfL. The mission to stay up will be a lot harder without Zoller.