Kevin Akpoguma is expected to spend several weeks on the sideline as a result of muscle injury, reports Completesports.com.
Akpoguma was forced out Hoffenheim’s 3-1 home defeat to Freiburg last weekend after a duel with Christian Gunter.
The Nigeria international was replaced by Robert Skov.
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According to Kicker.de, the defender is likely to be out for several week due to the setback.
“Likewise for Kevin Akpoguma, who sustained a muscle and tendon injury on the back of his left thigh in the sprint duel with the fast Günter and had to be replaced after a good quarter of an hour. He, too, is likely to be absent for weeks,”reads a statement on the website.
The 25-year-old has made 13 league appearances for Hoffenheim this season.
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