Hamburg defender Gideon Jung set to play first match of the season after injury recovery

Hamburg defender Gideon Jung set to play first match of the season after injury recovery
Hamburg defender Gideon Jung is set to play his first match of the season on Friday night in the German second-tier league after recovering from a knee injury for his first game of the season.The defender participated in training on Tuesday to boost his chances of facing SC Paderborn in their last home match of the year.Jung damaged the cartilage in his left knee in the pre-season and had surgery in July.The 24-year-old could be playing in front of the more than 46,500 fans expected to attend the match.