May 04, 2008

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Mark van Bommel and Jonathan Santana clash for the third time this season.

FC Bayern hope to bounce back from their UEFA Cup exit in St. Petersburg by clinching their 21st German title in Wolfsburg.

Bayern need a single point, and Ottmar Hitzfeld hopes that the team "picks itself up in the run-in"."We have to show a reaction of defiance. We want to secure the title as soon as possible. A double is always something special", the Bayern coach says.Oliver Kahn reminded his team-mates that a Bundesliga title is there to be celebrated. "Then we could celebrate for some ten days", the captain remarks.Klose sidelinedMiroslav Klose won't be involved, however. The German international underwent surgery on his broken nose on Saturday and will miss the matches against Wolfsburg, Bielefeld and Duisburg.He is expected to be available for Bayern's last home match against Hertha on May 17, however, when the trophy will be presented in the Allianz Arena - if Bayern win the title.Kahn and Demichelis doubtfulKahn (nerve problem) and Martin Demichelis (thigh) are doubtful for Sunday's match.Felix Magath and his "Wolves" want to bother the designated champions, keeping their European hopes alive."We want to take three points off the coming champions", says the VfL coach, who guided Bayern to back-to-back league and cup doubles in 2005 and 2006.

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