The French full-back continues with his set-up after the injury suffered and, although he could miss the semi-final against Lyon, he hopes his team will reach the final to be part of it.
Benjamin Pavard He returned to work this Monday with Bayern Munich to perform a light training, with a view to the second semifinal of the UEFA champions league before Olympique Lyon to be played on Wednesday.
The French defender injured his metatarsal ligament last month and could not be part of the destructive 8-2 signed by the Bavarian team against Barcelona in the quarterfinals.
The 24-year-old traveled to Portugal to join the rest of the squad last Thursday, after staying on German soil for treatment.
Bayern reported on this day through a statement that it was able to complete part of the team’s training at the Cidade do Futebol, the home of the Portugal National Team and where the king of German football carries out his preparation.
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It is unlikely that the 2018 world champion in Russia will make it 100% to the appointment against the French cast, but his return to training will give coach Hansi Flick some hope that he could participate or at least be ready in case. for Bayern to reach the final.
Joshua Kimmich was taken to the right back in the duel against Barça in the absence of Pavard, with Thiago Alcantara and Leon Goretzka positioned in the center of the field. That tactic could be repeated against Lyon if Pavard ultimately misses the game.
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