Leverkusen goalie Leno has surgery on right elbow
Bayer Leverkusen goalkeeper Bernd Leno will miss Wednesday’s
German Cup tie at Arminia Bielefeld after undergoing surgery on his
Leverkusen says Leno needed the operation to cure long-standing
pain caused by bursitis, which became worse after the side’s 2-1
Bundesliga win at Bayern Munich on Sunday.
It was unclear how long the 20-year-old would remain out of
Joint-coach Sami Hyypia says ”he’s definitely out against
Bielefeld. We’ll see after that.”
Forward Karim Bellarabi will also miss the visit to third-tier
Bielefeld because of a groin injury.