© press service of the club “Cologne”Football player Anthony Modest
MOSCOW, 7 Aug – German football club “Borussia” (Dortmund) is in talks with “Cologne” on the loan of striker Anthony Modest, according to Sport1 journalist Patrick Berger on his Twitter page.
According to the source, the Frenchman will become a temporary replacement for the season undergoing treatment for testicular cancer striker Sebastien Aller. Borussia Dortmund have already made an official offer to Cologne.
Aller, 28, who signed a contract with Borussia in early July, left the team’s training camp on July 19. The player complained of feeling unwell. Later, during the examination, he was diagnosed with a malignant testicular tumor. The Ivorian player will undergo chemotherapy.
Modest is 34 years old, he played for the French Nice, Angers, Bordeaux, Bastia and Saint-Etienne, the English Blackburn, the Chinese Tianjin Quanjian and the German Hoffenheim and Cologne.