Bayer Leverkusen has many injury problems as usual. Roger Schmidt’s side was missing Lars Bender, Chicharito, Stefan Kiessling and Kevin Volland. Now Bayer04’s week started with some positive news.
RP-Online reports that captain Lars Bender is back on the pitch and trained yesterday for the first time ater Olymicps. He has an ankle injury and supposed to miss 2 weeks. However it is not decided wheter he is able to play against Hamburger SV or not and it will be clear in this week trainings.
Another good news for B04 is the return of Chicharito. Javier Hernandez who had fallen from stairs, trained with the team yesterday too. Stefan Kiessling is getting healthy again and is somehow pain-free now but it is probabley too soon for him to play again. Kiessling has some serious chronic hip problem.