Thiago Alcântara Do Nascimiento
Jupp Heynckes has rested a number of Bayern Munich players ahead of the meeting with Besiktas, but Thiago Alcantara is back in the team.
Jupp Heynckes is elated with the impact James Rodriguez has had at Bayern Munich, claiming he has been an "instant hit" in Germany.
Bayen Munich could welcome Thiago Alcantara back in the coming weeks, but the Spain international's return will not be rushed.
Thiago Alcantara was forced off and Jupp Heynckes says Bayern Munich face an anxious wait to determine the severity of the problem.
Bayern Munich welcome back Thiago Alcantara and Kingsley Coman for the trip to Anderlecht, while Manuel Neuer's recovery is on track.
Spain midfielder Thiago Alcantara admits football can change quickly despite signing a contract extension earlier this year.
Bayern Munich reached the DFB-Pokal third round with a 5-4 penalty shoot-out win over RB Leipzig following a highly contentious 1-1 draw.
Bayern Munich hope Thiago Alcantara will be back in action swiftly after tests confirmed he has escaped a serious ankle injury.
Spain will be without Thiago Alcantara when they take on Israel after the Bayern Munich midfielder suffered an ankle sprain against Albania.
He missed out on Brazil 2014 due to injury so Thiago Alcantara was delighted to seal qualification for next year's World Cup with Spain.