Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer has prepared out 1st time since Thursday, facilitating fears he could miss the Champions League conflict with Liverpool because of thumb damage.
Neuer, 32, sat out the end of the week’s 3-1 lose to Bayer Leverkusen with understudy Sven Ulreich supplanting him, however, came back to preparing on Tuesday and ought to be fit to confront Jurgen Klopp’s side on Feb. 19.
“The thumb [Neuer’s] is truly fat, yet in a couple of days things should appear to be unique and he might play,’ Ulreich said on Saturday. “Obviously, I was glad to most likely play once more, however it was unpleasant news for Manuel.”
Bayern supervisor Nico Kovac likewise recommended that Neuer would be back after a short time.
“Manuel is up until now, so great,” he said. “I think he needs to play quickly yet we require the all-clear from the physicians, which we haven’t had yet. We can’t state anything concrete in regards to tomorrow – we need to hold up until subsequent to training.”
Bayern forward Thomas Muller is suspended for the two legs of the round-of-16 conflict against Liverpool.
Muller was sent off in Bayern’s last group match in December when, in endeavoring to cut down a high ball, his high boot got Ajax defender Nicolas Tagliafico on the back of the head.