Bayern Munich defender Niklas Suele has absolutely recovered from torn cruciate ligaments as his workforce chase a treble of titles, trainer Hansi Flick mentioned on Sunday.
Germany world Suele suffered the injury in October and has no longer performed since.
“I am very satisfied with how he has been training and his intensity level,” Bayern trainer Hansi Flick informed a information convention.
“Even today in training in nine against nine he did it really well. I expect him to be at 100%.”
“Obviously, he is lacking match practice but he can get some playing time (on Friday) against Olympique de Marseille.”
Bayern, who gained the German league and Cup double this season, take at the French aspect in a pleasant earlier than assembly Chelsea within the Champions League spherical of 16 2nd leg subsequent week. The Bavarians gained the primary leg in London 3-0.
The Bundesliga season completed in overdue June after resuming previous than different league following a two-month smash because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
“The game against Chelsea is our next task,” Flick mentioned. “That’s where the focus is. We have to take another step.”
“First we have to tackle Chelsea and overcome that obstacle. Anything else comes after.”
(Reporting by way of Karolos Grohmann, enhancing by way of Ed Osmond)