Arjen Robben won’t be featured in the following crucial matches due to stomach injury when he was in action in the UEFA champion league against Borrusia Monchengladbach.
The Dutchman was taken to the hospital after suffering from abdomen injury in the 19th minute and substituted off by Sebastian rode. Losing Robben gave big influence to the rhythm of the game. They were less aggressive and sharp.
From the statistic, Munich is more productive with Robben involvement. During 7 times Robben absence this season, Munich produces 10 goals. It means 1.44 per match, while with Arjen Robben they can score 63 goals in 21 games, which is at rate 3 goals in a match. It’s obvious that losing Robben is big loss for Pep Guardiola, but he could not risk Robben’s stomach for worsening the injury.
In the game, Bayern suffered from 2 losses, being defeated by Monchengladbach 0-2 in front of their thousands supporters and losing their productive attacker, Arjen Robben.
Based on confirmation of the Dutch Football Federation (KNVB), the player won’t join international match against turkey for UERO qualification this Saturday and the friendly match against Spain on the next Thursday.
Furthermore, Robben will definitely miss the next crucial matches, in Bundesliga against Borosia Dortmunt and quarter final of German cup against Bayern leverkusen four days later.
Meanwhile, German daily newspaper Bild reports that Robben will get treatment for recovery about eight weeks that means he will miss two UCL quarter final facing Porto, 15 and 21 April.
Robben has collected 17 goals from his 21 performances in Bundesliga competition, placing him as top goal collector in this season, while in Champion League he has made 2 goals. This injury stops him to made more goals.
With numerous crucial matches left, Robben’s team mates should work harder and put everything on them, otherwise their efforts will end with disappointment.
Without Robben, observers hesitate whether the club is still favorable as the UCL champion or not. While in German cup, it is Dortmund and Leverkusen’s advantages to face Bayern Munich without Arjen Robben.
Bayern’s director Mathias summer comments regarding their luck by stating that the world class is hard to replace.
With or without Robben, bayern munchen is still a great team with a lot on skilled players and a genius couch, Pep Guardiola. They are still the trouble for every club who tries to steal a victory from them.
Currently, bayern munich sit in the first place of Bundesliga table with 10 point above Wolfsburg.