Bremen forward Chong can return to team from quarantine
Werder Bremen forward Tahith Chong can leave his quarantine and be part of their squad for Sunday's match against Hoffenheim, the Bundesliga club has said.Bremen health authorities had initially ordered Chong into a two-week isolation because he last weekend shared a room with team-mate Felix Agu, who tested positive for the coronavirus on Wednesday.That was because Agu showed no symptoms which according to national health rules means that his contacts were traced over a seven-day period. Bremen said that Agu then developed Covid-19 symptoms which reduces the contact tracing to 48 hours - allo...
Bremen without injured defender Augustinsson against Hoffenheim
Werder Bremen will be without left back Ludwig Augustinsson in Sunday's Bundesliga game against Hoffenheim after the Swedish defender pulled a hamstring in training.Bremen said Thursday that the 26-year-old Augustinsson would not be out long-term but it was doubtful if he would recover for their following match at Eintracht Frankfurt on October 31.“It’s a big shame that Ludwig will be unavailable for the match against Hoffenheim and probably will probably also have to sit out the Frankfurt game as well," said coach Florian Kohfeldt."On the plus side, we’re very glad it’s not a more serious inj...