The strong man of this Bavarian start to the season will not play in Bochum on Sunday (5:30 p.m.). Jamal Musiala is the victim of a muscle injury and should not appear in the Bayern Munich squad, as Julian Nagelsmann announced at a press conference on Friday. The German coach does not want to take any risks with his young 19-year-old midfielder, who has scored three times in two Championship matches.
” If we are not careful, he can end up with a stoppage of several weeks with torn muscle fibersNagelsmann told reporters. If he plays in Bochum and gets injured after 20 minutes, he will be out longer. »
Kingsley Coman back
Striker Serge Gnabry, who suffered a hand injury, and rookie Mathijs de Ligt, who tore ligaments in one hand, are also set to miss Matchday 3 of the Bundesliga. Suspended for the first two matches, Kingsley Coman will travel to the Ruhr region. The French international striker should even start the game.
” He has incredible qualities, which we don’t really like to deprive ourselves ofsaid the Bayern coach. He is definitely a candidate to start the meeting. He fits very well into our game concept. He also gave his all outside of team training and trained well. »