Bastian Schweinsteiger was part of the German squad that suffered a 1-0 defeat to Republic of Ireland.
Manchester United midfielder Schweinsteige suffered a thigh injury during the warm-up forcing him to seat on the bench.
The news was announced and confirmed by the German football association by posting the disappointing news for the Red devils “@BSchweinsteiger picked up an injury during the pre-match warm-up and will miss the game.”
‘It is unclear whether Schweinsteiger will be fit enough to play in Leipzig on Sunday and manager Joachim Low says the seriousness of the injury will soon become clear. “For Schweinsteiger I will need to see,” he told reporters. “The medical staff said two or three days’ rest.”Follow Football News Arena on Facebook and Twitter for the latest transfer news, injury news, team news and rumours from across the major Leagues in Europe and around the World.