Alarm bells went off in Canada, as their best player, Alphonso Davies, suffered an injury in the last game of Bayern Munich, and the worst was expected for the team of the Maple Leaf, but the result of the medical studies showed that the winger will be in Qatar 2022 with his National Team.
Bayern Munich confirms Davies will be at Qatar 2022
“Bayern is going to have to be without Alphonso Davies for the last two Bundesliga matches before the break,” the club explained in a statement, specifying that “the Canadian international’s participation in the Qatar 2022 World Cup is not in jeopardy.”
Davies came on in the 62nd minute of Bayern Munich’s win in Berlin against Hertha. The left-back suffers a “muscle tear in the back of the right thigh,” medical tests in Munich revealed, the German champion club explained.
Canada is in the second World Cup in its history
He cannot play this Tuesday against Werder Bremen at the Allianz Arena and then in Gelsenkirchen against Schalke 04 on Saturday. Although it was confirmed that he will be with Canada in their second World Cup since they went to Mexico 1986.
Canada kicks off its World Cup-2022 on November 23 against Belgium in a Group F that includes Morocco and Croatia.