(Sporting Alert) — Mario Gomez returns to the starting lineup for Bayern Munich for today’s Bundesliga clash against Frankfurt at Commerzbank Arena.
Gomez, who only returned from injury, has been playing second fiddle to Croatian Mario Mandzukic, who is not in the squad at all this evening.
Toni Kroos, who picked up a groin injury in the 2-0 win over Juventus in the Champions League quarterfinal on Tuesday night is also out, with Xherdan Shaqiri and Arjen Robben coming into the starting team to join Bastian Schweinsteiger, Thomas Muller and Javi Martinez.
Franck Ribery is on the bench, alongside Claudio Pizarro and Luiz Gustavo, with Jerome Boateng coming into the defence and David Alaba, who scored against Juventus starting as well.
Bayern Munich will win the Bundesliga title with a victory or a draw today.
Frankfurt: 1. Oka Nikolov, 6. Bastian Oczipka, 23. Anderson, 2. Carlos Zambrano, 24. Sebastian Jung, 4. Marco Russ, 13. Martin Lanig, 8. Takashi Inui, 20. Sebastian Rode, 16. Stefan Aigner, 21. Karim Matmour
Bayern Munich: 1. Manuel Neuer, 27. David Alaba, 4. Dante, 17. Jerome Boateng, 21. Philipp Lahm, 31. Bastian Schweinsteiger, 8. Javi Martinez, 11. Xherdan Shaqiri, 10. Arjen Robben, 25. Thomas Muller, 33. Mario Gomez