Mane Set For Bayern Munich Return
Saido Mane is expected to feature for Bayern Munich against Union Berlin on Sunday.
The former Liverpool forward has been ruled out of action since November with a leg injury
The injury cost him a place at the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar.
Bayern Munich coach Julian Nagelsmann has confirmed that Mane will play a part in the crunch tie with Union Berlin.
“Sadio will be in the squad. It’s not enough yet for him to start. He has trained two and a half sessions with the team. So he will be in the squad which is an alternative that makes us very happy.”
Bayern Munich lost their last match against Monchengladbach last week and have only won twice in six games in 2023.
“Overall we have not achieved reached the results we would have wanted. We all know that we have to deliver,” Nagelsmann said.
“At Bayern if you win all is quiet. If you don’t it’s not quiet. So we must win. This is a top match in the league and we know that the top spot is at stake.”
The Bavarians are on top of the Bundesliga with goal difference on the same point with Union Berlin and Dortmund.
The Bavarians have allowed the likes of Dortmund and Union Berlin to catch up with them on the log with the three teams on the same points.