Up to date: September 29, 2020 eight:04:15 pm
Bayern Munich winger Leroy Sane will miss Wednesday’s home Tremendous Cup towards Borussia Dortmund with a knee damage whereas defender David Alaba is uncertain, coach Hansi Flick stated on Tuesday.
Bayern, who gained 4 titles this yr, misplaced Sunday’s league sport at Hoffenheim Four-1 to endure their first defeat of 2020.
“Leroy is out. He’ll more than likely be out till and can return after the break for worldwide matches (between Oct. 7-13),” Flick informed reporters.
Defender Alaba is uncertain with a muscle downside, with a last determination to be taken on matchday.
The Bavarians virtually performed by the summer time with no actual pre-season preparation as they lifted the Champions League in August. In addition they beat Sevilla final week within the European Tremendous Cup to safe their fourth trophy after additionally profitable the German league and Cup.
“Nobody has come to me asking for a break,” Flick stated. “We all know that this season will likely be a significant problem, not just for us however all groups with many worldwide gamers.
“For us it’s a bit completely different state of affairs. We had no actual pre-season and we had two breaks of two weeks.”
Flick stated his workforce had been mentally robust, regardless of the loss to Hoffenheim which ended their 32-game unbeaten run throughout all competitions.
“I can solely say that the mentality is excellent,” Flick stated. “It may very well be the case that one participant or one other is or was a bit drained however when they’re on the pitch they offer it 100%.”
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