Bayern defenders Alaba, Rafinha out with injuries

BY foxsports • July 21, 2012

Bayern Munich has lost two defenders to injuries in the first significant friendly ahead of the new Bundesliga season.

David Alaba will be out for up to eight weeks after suffering a fracture in his left foot. Alaba was injured shortly after scoring Bayern's first goal in a 3-2 loss to Napoli in Arco, Italy on Friday.

Right back Rafinha injured his right ankle and is expected to be out for up to five weeks.

The Bundesliga season kicks off Aug. 24.


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