Bayern star set to miss Champions League tie.
Arsenal have been handed a huge boost with the news that Bayern Munich star Franck Ribery could be set to miss their Champions League clash after undergoing surgery on his buttocks, the Metro reports.
Read More Bayern Munich News
A statement on the Bayern Munich official website read: “Franck Ribéry is definitely out of Bayern’s Bundesliga trip to Bavarian neighbours Nürnberg on Saturday afternoon.
“The Uefa Best Player in Europe was forced to undergo a minor operation on Thursday evening to repair a burst blood vessel in his buttock.
“Surgery became necessary at short notice because bruising associated with the damage was affecting a nerve.
“Ribéry will remain in hospital until Sunday and will undergo a post-operative examination the following day.”