Nicklas Bendtner was dropped from Wolfsburg's matchday squad for Sunday's draw against Schalke after showing up an hour late for the final training session before the Bundesliga clash.
Bendtner, 27, struck his fifth goal in 25 games for Wolfsburg last Thursday, scoring the late consolation goal in the 4-1 Europa League loss to Napoli.
But three days later, the Denmark international did not make the squad for the draw against Schalke as punishment for being late on Saturday.
"He was late for the final...
Wolfsburg lost ground on Bayern Munich at the top of the Bundesliga after being held to a 1-1 draw at home to Schalke on Sunday.
Kevin De Bruyne equalised for the Wolves after Leroy Sane had given Schalke the lead against the run of play.
The draw leaves the hosts 12 points behind Bayern, who can wrap up their third-straight title by bettering Wolfsburg's result next weekend, while Schalke edged back up to fifth, four points ahead of Werder Bremen in the race for a spot in the Europa League next...