02 March 2012

Bayer, with three 'hits' before going to Barça in the Champions League

Schürrle, Corluka and Derdiyok withdrew on Wednesday.


A four-day visit to Barça in the knockout round of the Champions League, Bayer Leverkusen will receive tomorrow (15.30 h. / Multisport C +) to Bayern Munich in the Bundesliga with depleted team after a day of selections.

In Robin Dutt, fifth and seven points behind Schalke 04, which occupies the last place that gives access to the Champions League, could be low André Schürrle, Vedran Corluka and Eren Derdiyok paths to suffer injury on Wednesday.

The first had to withdraw from the Germany-France in the 44th minute with a punch in the nose but hopes to be recovered. The Croatian could not finish the game against Sweden with a strained muscle, while the Swiss left the field limping to Argentina just before the final two goals of Leo Messi. (via MD)