Papadopoulos set for lengthy spell on the sidelines
The 26-year-old defender has suffered traumatic cartilage damage in his left knee and has already undergone surgery successfully.
The fears of the previous days have been confirmed: Kyriakos Papadopoulos has suffered traumatic cartilage damage in his left knee and will out of action for at least six months. The diagnosis was made following multiple examinations over the last few days. On a positive note, Papa has already successfully undergone surgery with Dr. Med. Georgios Godolias. "It’s an extremely tough situation, above all for Papa. We will support him as best as we can during his rehabilitation and wish him a speedy recovery," said sporting director Ralf Becker.