Bundesliga: Groin injury puts Hamburg defender Johan Djourou on the sidelines
Johan Djourou has been ruled out for several weeks with a torn muscle in his groin, Hamburg have confirmed.
Last Updated: 28/10/13 6:36pm
The Swiss defender, who is on a season-long loan from Arsenal with the Bundesliga side, suffered the injury during Hamburg's 3-0 win at Freiburg on Sunday.
He had to be replaced after 22 minutes and an examination on Monday has revealed the extent of the problem.
Hamburg confirmed on their official website the 26-year-old would be out for a number of weeks, definitely missing the match with Borussia Monchengladbach on Saturday.