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Robben admits he may never play for Bayern again

AFP  |  Berlin 

Veteran Dutch fears that he has played his last game for as he struggles to return from before he leaves the club this summer.

Robben, 35, will end a glittering 10-year spell at when his contract ends this summer, and had hoped to return to fitness in time for a fitting send-off.

Yet on Thursday, admitted that his hopes of playing a final competitive game for are fading.

"I have my concerns, and I am not sure if I can play for Bayern again this season," he told Sky Sport in

The Dutchman has not played for Bayern since their 5-1 victory over Benfica last November.

After an initial thigh injury, was set to return to action in January, but remained sidelined after further problems with his calf.

In February, he had an operation to remove two infected teeth, which were reportedly identified as the root cause of his

Yet six weeks on, the Dutchman is still not fit to play.

"It is frustrating to not know what the problem is," he told Sky. In a decade at Bayern, Robben has won seven titles and four German Cups. In 2013, he scored the winner in Final against Borussia Dortmund.

His future plans after leaving remain unclear, but he has been linked with a return to his home and a move to

"Of course I have had a few calls, but at the moment I just want to make sure I am training again over a long period of time," said Robben.

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First Published: Thu, April 11 2019. 20:10 IST
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