Coronavirus : Germany international Kimmich grapples with COVID lung issues 10.12.2021

Deutsche Welle | Dec 10, 2021 at 1:00 AM
  • German soccer player Joshua Kimmich won’t be joining his Bayern Munich teammates on the pitch for the rest of 2021, as he continues to recover from health issues caused by contracting COVID-19.
  • Kimmich sparked controversy in the sporting world and beyond after revealing that he wasn’t vaccinated against the coronavirus and was reluctant to do so.
  • The announcement means he will not play in Bayern Munich’s home game against Mainz on Saturday.