Pulisic misses Champions League tie with calf injury

Christian Pulisic will miss Borussia Dortmund's Champions League tie and is a doubt for its Bundesliga match at the weekend.

Borussia Dortmund midfielder Christian Pulisic   -  Getty Images

Christian Pulisic has been ruled out of Borussia Dortmund's Champions League clash with Monaco on Wednesday after sustaining a calf injury.

The 20-year-old featured in his side's 4-2 win over Bayer Leverkusen at the weekend, but the club has since revealed that the American has torn fibres in his calf.

In a statement on its website, the club also said that he is a doubt for the visit of Augsburg on Saturday.

Dortmund is level on three points with Atletico Madrid at the summit of Group A thanks to an opening win over Club Brugge courtesy of Pulisic's solitary goal.

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