Previous
TSG Hoffenheim
Bayern Munich
1:30 PM GMT
Game Details
Everton
Burnley
2:00 PM GMT
Game Details
Stoke City
Southampton
2:00 PM GMT
Game Details
Nice
Paris Saint-Germain
3:00 PM GMT
Game Details
Barcelona
Valencia
2:00 PM GMT
Game Details
Reading
Arsenal
4:20 PM GMT
Game Details
Chelsea
Manchester United
4:30 PM GMT
Game Details
Real Madrid
Malaga
6:00 PM GMT
Game Details
Juventus
Lazio
BT Sport 1 6:45 PM GMT
Game Details
Colorado Rapids
Seattle Sounders FC
1:00 AM GMT Apr 19, 2015
Game Details
LA Galaxy
Sporting Kansas City
2:30 AM GMT Apr 19, 2015
Game Details
Next
By ESPN Staff

Klinsmann low on options ahead of new season

Bayern Munich coach Jurgen Klinsmann is running out of options ahead of the start of the season with Martin Demichelis the latest player to suffer injury.

The Argentinian defender damaged his lower leg during Tuesday night's 1-0 friendly defeat to Internazionale and was taken off as a precautionary measure in the first half.

However, tests carried out on Wednesday revealed the seriousness of the injury and Demichelis could miss up to a month.

'It depends on how the healing process goes as to whether he is back in two, three or four weeks,' revealed Klinsmann.

'We are slowly getting a bit thin on the ground.'

Demichelis joins Tim Borowski, Hans-Jorg Butt, Luca Toni, Willy Sagnol and Franck Ribery in the treatment room, while Bastian Schweinsteiger is also a doubt for Sunday's first competitive game of the season in the DFB-Pokal at Erfurt.

The Germany midfielder has the flu, although Klinsmann believes it 'is possible that he can play on Sunday.'

Klinsmann told the club's website: 'That depends on his fitness values.'

With Breno and Jose Ernesto Sosa in action at the Olympic Games, Klinsmann is potentially without nine members of his squad this weekend.

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.