Bayern Munich boss Pep Guardiola has revealed that he is unlikely to risk either Toni Kroos or Arjen Robben in Saturday's Bundesliga meeting with Hoffenheim.
Both players picked up minor hamstring injuries in last weekend's 3-2 win over Hertha Berlin but did return to full training Thursday. However, Guardiola does not want to rush either man back into action, since Bayern has a Champions League game against Viktoria Plzen on Tuesday.
"Toni is a bit further along than Arjen," the former Barcelona boss told reporters on Friday. "They both trained yesterday. Perhaps they are not fit tomorrow, but next Tuesday or next Saturday they will be fit."
Guardiola said the trip to Hoffenheim has also probably come a tad too soon for defender Dante, who has been struggling with an ankle problem.
"He has trained well, although there are still little problems," the coach said.
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