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Marco Reus is the latest player ruled out of the World Cup

by Up Front

Germany’s World Cup hopes have been dealt a massive blow with the news that Marco Reus will miss the tournament through injury.

The 25-year-old Borussia Dortmund forward suffered a partial tear of his left ankle ligament in the 6-1 win over Armenia and the German FA today confirmed his removal from the 23-man squad.

Sampdoria defender Shkodran Mustafi will be Reus’ replacement.

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