“Unfortunately Arjen is not there,” said chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge of Bayern Munich just before the departure to Turkey. “It is a precaution. He has some problems with a trapped nerve.”
Arjen Robben is not there when in Istanbul
Bayern defends in the eighth finals of the Champions League at Besiktas a 5-0 voorspong. “The door to the semis is wide open,” said Rummenigge. “But we need this competition to be serious to address.”
In the game against Besiktas had to Robben to his own disappointment to settle for a place on the bench. He might be short for rest all raids for the injured got James Rodriguez and helped Bayern against ten players of the Turkish champion, who early Domagoj Vida lost with a red card, to a generous victory.