Goetze in Bayern squad for visit to Frankfurt

New signing Mario Goetze is in Bayern Munich’s squad to face

Eintracht Frankfurt in the Bundesliga in Saturday after recovering

from injury.

Bayern coach Pep Guardiola says the Germany star ”has only

trained six or seven times with us, but he is a very intelligent

player. He’ll come with us to Frankfurt.”

Goetze, a 37-million-euro ($49 million) offseason transfer from

Bundesliga rival Borussia Dortmund, made his Bayern debut in a

friendly game at Hungarian champion Gyor last Sunday, scoring two

goals in a 4-1 win.

The 21-year-old hadn’t played since April 30, when a hamstring

injury forced him out of the Champions League semifinal at Real


Guardiola is leaving open the possibility of Goetze playing on