Carlo Ancelotti has said Juan Bernat will be sidelined for "eight to 12 weeks" after suffering ankle ligament damage last weekend.
Bernat, 24, suffered the injury in the 4-0 International Champions Cup (ICC) defeat to AC Milan and returned to Munich following the game before undergoing surgery on Monday.
Marco Friedl, 19, replaced the Spain international in the 3-2 ICC win over Chelsea in Singapore on Wednesday, while David Alaba was also rested from the game with a minor knock.
Wolfsburg's United States international defender John Brooks has said he has not given up on a future Premier League move.
Brooks, 24, joined Wolfsburg from hometown club Hertha Berlin earlier this summer, setting a new record fee for an American player in a reported €20 million ($22.4m) deal.
He has been linked with a Premier League switch in recent years, and last year Watford saw a €10m bid turned down by Hertha.
Brooks told Sport Bild: "Quite a few people were surprised...
James Rodriguez has told Sport Bild that Bayern Munich might be "even bigger" than Real Madrid.
James, 26, signed a two-year loan deal at Bayern earlier this month with an option for a permanent transfer from Madrid in 2019 after falling down the pecking order at the Bernabeu.
"Bayern Munich is just as big a club as Real Madrid, if not even bigger," he said. "I always had a lot of respect for Bayern but when I was mulling over the move to Munich, I looked at the squad and thought: 'There's...
Borussia Dortmund winger Marco Reus is determined to recover his full fitness in 2018 as he sets his sights on the World Cup.
Germany international Reus, 28, has suffered with a succession of injuries in recent years and is currently recovering from knee surgery after sustaining a partial tear of the anterior cruciate ligament during the DFB Pokal final in May.
He is set to miss a significant period at the start of the season but hopes to be at his best when the Bundesliga resumes after the winter...