(Sporting Alert) — Mario Gomez is back on the bench for Bayern Munich for tonight’s German DFB Pokal with Borussia Dortmund at the Allianz Arena.
Starting for the German striker tonight is Croatian forward Mario Mandzukic, who has scored 22 goals so far this season.
The attacking force for Bayern is completed by Arjen Robben, Thomas Müller, Bastian Schweinsteiger and Toni Kroos, with Javi Martínez playing in midfield as well.
Manuel Neuer starts in goal, as expected, with Dante, Philipp Lahm and Daniel van Buyten amongst the defenders.
Meanwhile, Bayern Munich and Manchester United target Robert Lewandowski will lead the attacking line for Borussia Dortmund.
Mario Götze and Marco Reus also start as well.
Bayern Munich: Neuer, Dante, van Buyten, Lahm, Alaba, Martinez, Robben, Schweinsteiger, Kroos, Muller, Mandzukic.
Subs: Starke, Boateng, Gustavo, Shaqiri, Tymoshchuk, Gomez, Pizarro.
Borussia Dortmund: Weidenfeller, Subotic, Piszczek, Santana, Schmelzer, Bender, Gundogan, Gotze, Grosskreutz, Reus, Lewandowski.
Subs: Langerak, Blaszczykowski, Kehl, Leitner, Sahin, Schieber.