News from Sébastien Haller. Monday evening, Borussia Dortmund announced that its new center forward had a tumor in the testicles . Three days later, after numerous messages of support addressed to the Ivorian international (28), the former Ajax striker posted a message on his social networks.
Dortmund head coach Edin Terzic subsequently revealed the Ivory Coast striker had returned to Germany for further examinations and described the news as “brutally difficult”.
The former West Ham and Ajax striker has now provided the first update on his condition, posting an image of himself displaying a thumbs-up in hospital alongside the caption; “Good evening everyone, I wanted to inform you that the first step has been accomplished!
“I would like to thank @BVB and the medical team who have been exceptional with me.
“A big thank you also to all the hospital caregivers for their support and kindness.”
The Bundesliga giants’ official Twitter account responded to the 28-year-old’s post with another message of support, writing:
“Nice to see you with a smile!
“We wish you a speedy recovery!”