Fortuna rest of the season without injured captain Dammers

Fortuna Sittard can this season not dispose of Wessel Dammers. The 23-year-old captain has Thursday in the practice game against Racing Genk now seems to be out with a serious knee injury.

Players underwent Friday to have an MRI scan and it was found that it is the anterior cruciate ligament of his right knee has torn.

The defender fell in the first half of the lost friendly duel with Genk (0-1), injured, and then feared the medical staff of Fortuna the worst.

Dammers is expected to take about nine months off and that means that he will only be back in the course of the next season in action.

Players this season fixed value in Fortuna

Dammers was this season a fixed value at Fortuna. He did in all seventeen league games and made therein even score a goal.

The South-Dutchman arrived in the summer of 2017 from Feyenoord. He was in Rotterdam, not too many time to count and made a special rhythm in the beloftenelftal.

Fortuna is in a superb season in the Premier league. The candidate will be occupied halfway up the handsome ninth place, five points ahead of the first nacompetitieplek.

The team of coach René Eijer continue the competition next week with an away game against The County, and plays a few days later in the quarterfinals of the TOTO KNVB cup against Feyenoord.

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