Bayer Leverkusen has handed teenage Germany star Florian Wirtz a contract extension till 2027, it was introduced Thursday, regardless of the attacking midfielder being sidelined by a severe knee harm.
Wirtz, who solely turned 19 final month, has been out of motion since March when he tore the cruciate knee ligaments throughout a Bundesliga sport.
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Nevertheless, Leverkusen have added an additional yr to his contract.
“Florian is a special player. He is very important for our club, and in the same way we offer him the best opportunities for a fantastic career,” mentioned sports activities director Simon Rolfes.
Wirtz, who made his Germany debut final September, is present process intensive rehabilitation within the hope of taking part in on the World Cup, which kicks off in November.
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