Bayern Munich saw a few developments in training as the squad prepared for its monumental Bundesliga match against Bayer Leverkusen.
The good news was that Manuel Neuer returned to team training, which gives strong indications that he will be ready to face off with Die Werkself.
If Neuer cannot go, Sven Ulreich will get the call:
Here are some pics from the final training session ahead of Bayern Munich’s big game vs. Bayer Leverkusen:
Final training session ahead of tomorrow's game. pic.twitter.com/xr40MDHAQE— Bayern & Germany (@iMiaSanMia) February 9, 2024
Laimer working individually
Bayern Munich midfielder/right-back Konrad Laimer is working on his recovery from a calf injury.
The Austrian appears to be ahead of schedule given his initial time frame for a return was for mid-March:
Zaragoza still sick
Talk about bad luck.
Bryan Zaragoza joined Bayern Munich last week and almost immediately was felled by a bout with the flu. The Spaniard was still unable to work out on Friday:
Bryan Zaragoza is still struggling with the flu and didn't train with the team today either [@BILD]— Bayern & Germany (@iMiaSanMia) February 9, 2024
The Injury Rundown
If you were looking for a list of players who have been ruled out of Saturday’s game, here you go:
Out of tomorrow's game— Bayern & Germany (@iMiaSanMia) February 9, 2024
• Exequiel Palacios
• Victor Boniface
• Odilon Kossounou
• Alphonso Davies
• Bryan Zaragoza
• Serge Gnabry
• Kingsley Coman
• Konrad Laimer
• Daniel Peretz
• Bouna Sarr #B04FCB
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