Bayern Munich has confirmed that defender Jerome Boateng faces a “lengthy spell” on the sidelines after suffering a groin injury on Friday against Hamburg.
Bad news: Jérôme Boateng is facing a lengthy spell on the sidelines after suffering a groin injury in Hamburg.
— FC Bayern English (@FCBayernEN) January 23, 2016
Boateng was forced to exit the game in the 56th minute and was replaced by Javi Martinez. Bayern won the match 2-1.
The German international has made 27 appearances in all competitions for the Bundesliga champions this season.