Dortmund – It’s been about a year Ilkay Guendogan had to pull over due to back injury and a series of other injuries. Now Borussia Dortmund midfielder was ready for action again and sure could perform better.
Guendogan begin suffered a back injury in September last year. Will briefly appear again in January, but bronchitis and nerve injury on his back to make the 23-year-old had to pull over and failed to join the World Cup, from June to July last.
Mid-August, the German international player it started back training and reportedly increased gradually condition. Nevertheless, it is estimated there will be a significant decline in performance since Guendogan been absent so long.
Not to mention talking about the psychological effects of the injury. Feared, player of Turkish descent was ‘afraid’ to do duel–duel hard or a tackle–tackle aggressive, given its position as a midfielder sue do so.
Problem is, personal Guendogan said he did not feel overshadowed by fears of a past injury. He was even optimistic to be back to its best level.
“I do not feel scared at all. Dachshund I do normally and without hesitation,” said Guendogan told Bild.
“If I can keep my speed and there was no significant decline, which I will perform better than before the injury. I’m sure I have not forgotten anything,” said he, as reported by Soccerway.