Bayern Munich`s Philipp Lahm sidelined for two games

IANS| Last Updated: Nov 29, 2013, 08:39 AM IST

Berlin: Bayern Munich captain Philipp Lahm will be out of action for two matches owing to an injury, the Bavarians said in an official statement Thursday.

Lahm pulled a hamstring in his right thigh during the UEFA Champions League encounter against CSKA Moskva Wednesday. The German international will miss the Bundesliga match against Braunschweig and next week`s German Cup fixture against Augsburg, Xinhua reported.

Bayern Munich sit currently atop the Bundesliga standings with a four-point lead, followed by Bayer Leverkusen and Dortmund.