Ballack sidelined by knee injury
Bayer Leverkusen said Sunday that midfielder Michael Ballack has
had another injury setback.
The 34-year-old midfielder was unable to train due to a problem
with his knee and underwent an MRI scan at the team doctor’s clinic
in Cologne on Sunday morning.
Results of the scan are not yet known.
He was an unused substitute in Leverkusen’s 3-0 win at Eintracht
Frankfurt on Saturday.
Ballack, capped 98 times for Germany, returned to action in
January after four months out with a shinbone injury sustained
against Hannover in September.
The former Chelsea player also missed the World Cup with an