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Franz suffers metatarsal fracture

Franz erleidet Mittelfu?bruchMaik Franz falls for the remainder of the season © SID-IMAGES/Getty Images /.

Eintracht Frankfurt must waive Maik Franz and Sonny overall for the remainder of the season. In Franz, a metatarsal fracture was diagnosed with overall even a cruciate ligament rupture.

Frankfurt/Main (SID) - two human Nackenschlage have when the abstiegsbedrohten Club Eintracht Frankfurt for a depressing Tuesday ensured: the team of coach Christoph Daum will be without Defense Chief Maik Franz and young star Sonny gowns for the remainder of the season. Under replacement Captain Franz a metatarsal fracture was encountered in the Frankfurt BG-Unfallklinik, while Kittel even a cruciate ligament rupture.

Thus, Daum must definitely again alter the Eintracht defense in the home match against champions Bayern Munich on Saturday (3: 30 pm / sky and Liga total!). Overall suffered the cruciate ligament, which forced him to a break of about six months in training on Tuesday. Franz which four weeks, the metatarsal fracture is the result of a Zweikampfs with Lionel Peniel Mlapa last Saturday in the District of Rhein-Neckar-arena.

Mlapa had caught Francis with the sole of the foot and thereby violated. Already in the first leg, Franz was canceled several weeks after a foul by Mlapa. "On an apology from Mlapa I may agree in this case." "This was already the second time, as everyone can imagine what that means," defender Franz said the sports information service (SID) on Tuesday.

For Franz, the injury with only four points comes ahead of the relegation place at the wrong time. "This is of course really fierce." Everyone who knows me, knows, watching for me the next four weeks will be as bad. Because in the last four games, it is right to the sausage. "And since I was obviously happy," said Franz.