Christian Pulisic missed Borussia Dortmund’s 2-1 defeat at Stuttgart on Friday after selecting up a muscle damage.
Pulisic, who didn’t play in america’ pleasant in opposition to Portugal this week, stayed with Dortmund in the course of the worldwide break however was nonetheless a late scratch from the matchday squad.
A Dortmund assertion mentioned: “Christian Pulisic has been dominated out of Borussia Dortmund’s match at VfB Stuttgart at late discover as a result of muscular issues.”
Pulisic missed a DFB Pokal match final month with a minor knock however recovered in time to face Hannover, then began within the Champions League in opposition to Apoel earlier than starring in a defeat to Bayern Munich on Nov. four.
Dortmund have been already with out striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, who was dropped for disciplinary causes, whereas Alexander Isak was additionally sidelined by an damage
Maximilian Philipp began of their absence and scored Dortmund’s solely purpose, bringing his season tally to six Bundesliga objectives in 10 video games.
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