Osnabrück (dpa) – Bayern Munich fears for a use of midfielder Thiago in the Bundesliga match against SC Freiburg on Saturday. The Spaniard had injured his ankle in the second round of the season at SV Rödinghausen on Tuesday night and had to be replaced a quarter of an hour before the end. "We have to wait and see what happened. It does not look good, "said coach Niko Kovac in the ARD to the injury of the 27-year-olds.
Thiago left on crutches the stadium at the Bremen bridge. "He's in a lot of pain. It's something, but it's still too early to say how bad it is, "said sports director Hasan Salihamidzic. "Of course, a failure would be very bitter."
Kovac has already lost seven players to the regional football league team. James Rodríguez and Jérôme Boateng fell ill, Arjen Robben had to pause because of a back block. Mats Hummels complained of mild neuromuscular symptoms. In addition, the long-term injured Kingsley Coman and Corentin Tolisso were missing. "We are getting less and less," Kovac said to the tense staff situation.
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