Where do Bayern go form here?
Munich – When news broke that Philipp Lahm would be sidelined for up to three months with a fractured right ankle early on Tuesday afternoon, much of the footballing community was united in shock. Lahm needs an operation? But he’s never injured!
Indeed, Lahm has been such an ever-present for both club and country in recent years that Bayern coach Pep Guardiola could almost take it for granted that his skipper would be available each game. Now that he is not, however, what will it mean for the Bundesliga pacesetters?