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Witsel to miss Bundesliga clash against Wolfsburg

Borussia Dortmund travel to face Wolfsburg on Saturday for the second set of Bundesliga games after the return to competitive action but will be without midfielder Axel Witsel who will not be fit in time for the clash. However, the likes of Emre Can and teenager Giovanni Reyna have returned to training and will be available for selection, Dortmund coach Lucien Favre revealed on Friday. Witsel played no part in the 4 nil thrashing of Schalke at the Signal Iduna Park last weekend after the resumption of the season which had been on hold for more than two months due to the coronavirus pandemic. The Belgium international is yet to recover from the injury that has kept him out of action since then. Lucien Favre disclosed this during a virtual news conference ahead of the game. "Wits...