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Werder Bremen prepared to lose Thomas Delaney to Premier League

Werder Bremen's Thomas Delaney
Werder Bremen's Thomas Delaney has long desired to play in the Premier League.

Werder Bremen are prepared to lose midfielder Thomas Delaney to the Premier League because sporting director Frank Baumann said it's "his dream" to play in England.

Having joined Bremen from FC Copenhagen in January 2017, Delaney has long been the target of Premier League clubs. Brighton hoped to land the Denmark international last summer but Bremen fought off offers as he remains under contract until summer 2021.

However, things could change following the World Cup in Russia this summer as Delaney...

U.S.'s Aron Johannsson picks up ligament injury with Werder Bremen

Aron Johannsson has a minor ligament injury.

United States international Aron Johannsson suffered a ligament injury in training with Werder Breman and is set to miss Friday's game against Hannover.

"It's a streak of bad luck," coach Florian Kohfeldt told reporters on Wednesday.

Having struggled with injuries ever since his transfer to Bremen from AZ Alkmaar in 2015, Johannsson, 27, moved closer to Werder's starting formation in recent weeks, especially as he took on a new role on the wing.

Although he has started only two matches under new...

Aron Johannsson back in contention for Bremen after Achilles injury

U.S. forward Aron Johannsson, who has been dealing with knee problems most of the season, puts Werder Bremen ahead 2-0 against Bayer Leverkusen in his return to the starting XI.

U.S. international attacker Aron Johannsson is set to return from injury when Werder Bremen host Eintracht Frankfurt on Sunday.

Johannsson, 27, spent some of the international break in Iceland, where he was receiving treatment for an Achilles tendon problem.

He has returned to the Werder squad under head coach Florian Kohfeldt, making eight Bundesliga appearances in the 10 games this calendar year.

He was back in training on Tuesday and will be an option for Sunday's clash with Eintracht Frankfurt.

VVV Venlo's Lennart Thy taking time off to help leukemia patient

Lennart Thy of VVV Venlo during the Dutch Eredivisie match against Excelsior Rotterdam.
Werder Bremen loannee Lennart Thy in action for VVV Venlo in the Eredivisie.

VENLO, Netherlands -- German forward Lennart Thy will miss a week's training with VVV Venlo and the Dutch side's next league game in order to help a leukemia patient.

The club says Thy, who is on loan from German side Werder Bremen, requested the week off so he can donate blood to enable doctors to generate stem cells that could make a transplant possible for a leukemia patient and possibly save their life.

The 26-year-old Thy found out last week he has a full DNA-match with a particular patient....