Borussia Dortmund and USMNT attacker Gio Reyna has returned to the training field, as confirmed by several German media sources, and could still see significant playing time before the upcoming international break.
Giovanni Reyna’s first start for Borussia Dortmund ended in frustrating fashion as he left after 30 minutes through injury, but it did not stop them from claiming a big win over Borussia Monchengladbach.
With four Americans playing on European League teams, Thursday was not the best of nights with only one registering a victory and none of them putting in 90-minute shifts.
It was good news for U.S. men’s national team fans as Giovanni Reyna made his long-awaited return for Borussia Dortmund, but it came in a heavy loss to Bayer Leverkusen.
In a Monday press conference, Borussia Dortmund head Marco Rose coach definitively put a nail in the coffin of any hopes that American starlet Giovanni Reyna might return to competitive action before the international break.
The eight parings for next years Preliminary Knockout Round of the Europa League final stage was set with Monday afternoon’s draw, handing all three Americans entering at this stage potentially tricky paths to the final 16.
After a nearly three-month absence for injury, American international Giovanni Reyna has finally returned to training for Dortmund, opening the possibility he might see action again before the winter break.
After more than two months sidelined with a thigh injury, USMNT and Dortmund attacker Gio Reyna is nearing a return to action according to recent comments by his father.
The fourth round of games in the Champions League group stage is now completed, and the picture of which Americans in the competition will join in next year’s knock-out round or watch from their couch is beginning to come clear.
The draw for December’s third round of the German Cup was made on Sunday evening, setting up the last 16 teams with their opponents on the road to the final in May, 2022 in Berlin.