Bayern Munich's Joshua Kimmich out until 2022 with lung issues from contracting COVID-19

Dec 9, 2021

Bayern Munich midfielder Joshua Kimmich will miss the rest of the year's matches while recovering from long-term effects of contracting COVID-19, the club announced Thursday.

Kimmich, tapped as a future captain for the German national team, said in October he remained unvaccinated because he was concerned about the long-term impact of the vaccine, despite German health officials saying they "do not exist, or are an extreme rarity.

Source: Yahoo Sports