Borussia Dortmund train Marco Rose has cautioned Giovanni Reyna ought to return to action after the worldwide ruin, but has expressed concern about the American's health.
The 19-12 months-vintage has played just three instances for Dortmund this season after choosing up a hamstring damage while on duty with the USA again in September.
It changed into idea that the teenager could have made a return in opposition to Eintracht Frankfurt earlier in January however Reyna sat that game out, in addition to the weekend's 5-1 win over Freiburg.
Rose is hoping the imminent worldwide wreck on the cease of January - in which the USMNT face crucial World Cup qualifiers in opposition to El Salvador, Canada, and Honduras - may be used to ready Reyna for a return. However, the Dortmund boss did caution that Reyna seems to have "lost something" all through his time on the sidelines.
"Gio Reyna is on the proper song basic, but of route, he has lost something over time," Rose stated in the course of his modern press conference.
"We should get him playable and suit to play. Without looking to promise too much, allow's goal for the ruin after TSG v BVB to get him fully suit again."
Earlier this month, Dortmund carrying director Sebastian Kehl become singing the praises of the "incredible" Reyna, insisting BVB want the teen lower back as quickly as viable.
“Gio had a good early section this season, he played awesome video games within the diamond," Kehl instructed Dortmund's professional internet site.
"He actions cleverly between the traces, but also pulls from the outdoor in, radiates a intention danger and carries a shrewdness in himself. We need him returned once more."
Reyna's return might be a great addition for Dortmund, who're in hot pursuit of opponents Bayern Munich in the Bundesliga identify race. The reigning champions are pinnacle of the league, however these days saw their lead reduce to simply six factors.