Kimmich’s surprising 60-minute replacement, Tuchel said, “The doctor said I should only play for 60 minutes?”

 In the 15th minute of the second half, when the game was tied 1-1, Tuchel called Kimmich to the bench.

German media ‘Sky Sports Germany’ reported on the 16th (Korean time), ‘Coach Thomas Tuchel justified replacing national team player Jojua Kimmich in Munich’s match against Bayer 04 Leverkusen following doctor’s recommendations.’ did.

Munich recorded a 2-2 draw with Leverkusen in the 4th round of the German Bundesliga in the 2023/24 season at the Allianz Arena in Munich, Germany at 3:30 a.m. (Korean time) on the 16th, falling to second place with 10 points but a goal difference. .

In this game, coach Thomas Tuchel threw a game-winning move in the 15th minute of the second half. By removing Thomas Müller and Kimmich and inserting Mazrawi and Musiala온라인바카라, the midfield was changed from the Goretzka-Kimmich midfield combination to Goretzka-Reimer.

Kimmich’s expression did not look good as he left the ground as a substitute. When the camera focused on him, he was saying something with a disgruntled look on his face.

Now coach Tuchel has explained the reason for the substitution. “The medical requirement was obviously 60 minutes and we stuck to that,” he said.

“Of course, Kimmich always wants to keep playing, but 60 minutes was the maximum allowed by the doctor and we stuck to it. This is not the season when there is a risk of muscle injuries, especially not in midfield. That is why. “We replaced it this time to avoid putting additional stress on Kimmich in that area,” he said.

Kimmich did not play in Germany’s 2-1 win over France on Tuesday due to a muscle problem.

Now, Munich is scheduled to play the first leg of the Champions League home game against Manchester United on September 21st at 4 am (Korean time), and it is necessary to watch Kimmich’s playing time in this game.

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