Hummels a doubt for Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund centre-back Mats Hummels could miss the Champions League final after suffering an ankle injury in Saturday's Bundesliga defeat to Hoffenheim, his club have confirmed.

Last Updated: 20/05/13 at 12:37 Post Comment

Mats Hummels: Struggling for the Champions League final

Mats Hummels: Struggling for the Champions League final

Dortmund coach Jurgen Klopp revealed it would be "tight" whether the defender, who was so impressive in the semi-final second leg against Real Madrid, would be fit for next Saturday's meeting with Bayern Munich at Wembley.

"His ankle is a bit swollen. There is a chance for Wembley, but it will be tight," Klopp told the Dortmund website.

There was better news regarding Bayern-bound Mario Gotze, though, who suffered a hamstring tear at the Bernabeu.

The club said it looked "good" for the 20-year-old, who will resume full training on Tuesday.

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