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Bayern coach Guardiola: Defender Juan Bernat should be fit for Porto in Champions League

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MUNICH — Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola says defender Juan Bernat should be fit to face Porto in the Champions League quarterfinal second leg in Munich on Tuesday.

Bernat went off at halftime in Bayern's 2-0 win at Hoffenheim in the Bundesliga on Saturday after a bad challenge on his left ankle.

PHOTO: Hoffenheim's Kevin Volland, right, and Bayern's Juan Bernat from Spain, challenge for the ball during a German first division Bundesliga soccer match between TSG 1899 Hoffenheim and Bayern Munich in Sinsheim, Germany, Saturday, April 18, 2015. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
Hoffenheim's Kevin Volland, right, and Bayern's Juan Bernat from Spain, challenge for the ball during a German first division Bundesliga soccer match between TSG 1899 Hoffenheim and Bayern Munich in Sinsheim, Germany, Saturday, April 18, 2015. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)

Guardiola says, "We didn't want to take any risks. He can play on Tuesday."

Bastian Schweinsteiger is "now fit again" after missing two weeks, first with an ankle injury and then a cold, but Frank Ribery (ankle) and Philipp Lahm (gastrointestinal infection) are doubtful.

Definitely out are Arjen Robben, David Alaba, Mehdi Benatia, Javi Martinez and Tom Starke.

Bayern needs to overturn a 3-1 deficit from the first leg to reach its fourth successive Champions League semifinal.

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