Robben is fit and in shape’ to start the Bundesliga season

Robben is fit and in shape’ to start the Bundesliga season

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Arjen Robben according to Bayern Munich coach Carlo Ancelotti fit and in form at the start of the Bundesliga season. The reigning champion opens the competition Friday night with a home match against Bayer Leverkusen.

The 33-year-old Robben made Sunday in the bekerduel with Chemnitzer FC (0-5) midway through the second half of his comeback after a kuitblessure which he is a large part of the preparation was missing.

Also David Alaba returned from injury back. “Both players are fit and in form,” says the Such during a press conference about the returned pair. “About the attitude I take tomorrow, only a decision”,

The comeback of Robben is also good news for the Dutch national team, that on 31 August in Paris, for the important world cup kwalificatieduel with France plays.

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For goalkeeper Manuel Neuer is the duel with Bayer Leverkusen too early. The 31-year-old final item broke in april metatarsal, and is not yet recovered sufficiently. “We’re not going to take the risk,” says Such. The 29-year-old Sven Ulreich replaced Neuer at Chemnitzer FC and in the after penalty shoot-out, won duel for the Super Cup against Borussia Dortmund.

The duel between Bayern and Bayer Leverkusen begins Friday at 20.30.

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