Thiago Alcantara Injury: Updates on Bayern Star's Ankle, Potential Return Date

Timothy RappFeatured ColumnistAugust 25, 2013

JERUSALEM, ISRAEL - JUNE 18:  Thiago Alcantara of Spain poses with the trophy after winning the UEFA European U21 Championship final match against Italy at Teddy Stadium on June 18, 2013 in Jerusalem, Israel.  (Photo by Alex Grimm/Getty Images)
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Updates from Saturday, Nov. 23

Thiago Alcantara finally made his return from an ankle injury as Bayern Munich beat Borussia Dortmund in the Bundesliga.

The former Barcelona man completed 26 minutes, and his return was heralded by Bayern's official Twitter account:

Welcome back, @Thi_Alcantara91! A great performance against Dortmund. It's great to have you back! #MiaSanMia pic.twitter.com/pRHDJeDv69

— FC Bayern English (@FCBayernEN) November 24, 2013