Ice Cold: German FA Wish Marco Reus Happy Birthday And Then Cut Him From Euro 2016 Squad

Chris Wright

31st, May 2016

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Reus on his new bike, a special birthday pressie from the German FA…

Man oh man, the German football federation sure know how to grind a fistful of coarse sea salt into a guy’s gaping flesh wounds.

Earlier this morning, the DFB were quick to wish Marco Reus many happy returns on the day of the Borussia Dortmund forward’s 27th birthday…


Photo: DFB_Team

Just two hours later, they were cutting him from the squad for Euro 2016…


It should be noted that Reus isn’t fully fit and therefore his Euro 2016 omission isn’t quite as big a shock as some would have you believe, but still… that’s an ice cold way to break bad news to a fellow!

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  1. Peter M. says:

    it’s a decision only for medical reasons… “ouchy” for him. decision is right

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