The victory against Fortuna Dusseldorf has come at a cost, with the goalkepeer and Mats Hummels both picking up injuries
The goalkeeper aggravated an existing issue when he slipped while attempting a pass in the second half at Merkur Spiel-Arena.
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Mats Hummels is also under a fitness cloud after straining his thigh in the late stages of Sunday’s 4-1 success.
Bayern announced the centre-back will take a “short break from training” as they seek to stay on track for a seventh straight title.
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Kingsley Coman’s double and one apiece from Serge Gnabry and Leon Goretzka earlier lifted the champions to a convincing away win.
Head coach Niko Kovac commended his team’s conviction in building on last weekend’s 5-0 thumping of second-placed Borussia Dortmund.
“We were serious over 90 minutes, we didn’t allow many chances, it was the right margin of victory,” he said.
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“The team did a very good job. We’re Bundesliga leaders again, and we don’t want to give it away.”