Gerrit Holtmann has to take a compulsory break. The midfielder was operated on on Monday.
Operated on the groin: Gerrit Holtmann.
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The surgery on both groins, which had been planned for some time, was successful, said VfL Bochum via Twitter. It was consciously carried out at the beginning of the international break.
How long Holtmann has to pause, the climber left open. So far, Holtmann has played in ten of the eleven Bundesliga games in 2021/22 (one goal, two assists, kicker grade average 4.06), he was only missing on the first day of the game.
On Saturday, the 26-year-old ex-Mainz came on for the ailing Danny Blum in the 39th minute in the 2-0 home win against TSG Hoffenheim.
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