SANTO ANDRE Brazil (Reuters) - Germany’s Thomas Mueller is feeling fine after getting three stitches in a gash above his eyebrow suffered during the 2-2 World Cup draw against Ghana, he said on Monday.
“Thanks for all the wishes for a speedy recovery,” Mueller wrote on Twitter on Monday.
“Everything is fine with me even though I might look a bit like a boxer now,” he added next to picture of him smiling with the stitches.
Mueller ended the Group G match in Fortaleza flat on his back with blood gushing from the cut following a clash of heads with Ghana central defender John Boye.
Assistant coach Hansi Flick said on Monday he would be ready for Thursday’s final group match against the United States.
Reporting by Erik Kirschbaum, editing by Ed Osmond