Alexandra Popp ruled out of Germany’s Euros starting lineup with injury

Alexandra Popp of Germany looks on before getting injured as she drops to the batch prior the UEFA Women's Euro 2022 final match between England and Germany at Wembley Stadium on July 31, 2022 in London, England. (Photo by Sarah Stier - UEFA/UEFA via Getty Images)

Germany’s top scorer Alexandra Popp was ruled out of Germany’s starting lineup for the UEFA Women’s EURO final against England.

The 31-year was replaced at the last minute Sunday after aggravating an injury during the game’s warm-ups.

Popp is tied with England’s Beth Mead atop the Euro Golden Boot race with six goals.

Lea Schüller replaced Popp in Germany’s starting 11.