Gladbach breathes: Bones and Kramer only slightly injured

Bundesliga table leader Borussia Monk-ngladbach may not have to give up on Laszlo Benes and Christoph Kramer for long.

Benes suffered a bruise on the ankle during the 3:1 (2:0) home victory against Werder Bremen on Sunday, Kramer suffered a laceration on the inner band in the knee. Borussia announced this on Monday. Both players had been replaced prematurely.

After a foul by Bremens Nuri Sahin in in particular, a more serious injury had been feared.

“He was hit on the nerve. That’s why he was so scared because he couldn’t feel his foot anymore,”sports director Max Eberl had said immediately after the game.