South Korea forward Hwang Hee-chan felt “almost dead” for per week when he was contaminated with the coronavirus, Leipzig coach Julian Nagelsmann mentioned Friday. Hwang examined optimistic final month after returning to Germany from the South Korean nationwide workforce’s pleasant video games in Austria in opposition to Mexico and Qatar.
Nagelsmann mentioned Hwang has solely been capable of handle a severely lowered coaching program since then and gained’t be accessible to play for Leipzig till subsequent month on the earliest.
“It was the case that he had the full range of symptoms. I spoke with him briefly and he said, ‘For the first seven days, I was almost dead.’ That’s exactly how he put it,” Nagelsmann mentioned. “It wasn’t going well for him and therefore you have to be careful. Everyone knows about the virus that when you get back (into training) too early that it can be dangerous for the organs, for the heart most of all. So caution is advised.”
Hwang signed for Leipzig after scoring 16 targets and establishing 22 extra for Salzburg final season. Since transferring to the German membership, he has scored as soon as in seven video games.