The Denmark international gave Villa manager Martin O´Neill cause for concern after limping out of Wednesday´s game with Toronto after 35 minutes but he is racing to be ready for the Barclays Premier League opener with Liverpool on August 11.
"The news is a lot better than I thought it would be. When I did the injury, I really thought it might be something serious," he said.
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