Thiago Alcantara (2 l.) featured on the bench in Bayern's win over Augsburg and is nearing a first-team return (© Imago)
Thiago Alcantara (2 l.) featured on the bench in Bayern's win over Augsburg and is nearing a first-team return (© Imago)
Bundesliga

Thiago back in team training

Munich - FC Bayern München's summer signing Thiago Alcantara has rejoined first-team training.

Back on the bench

The Spaniard took part in passing and shooting drills on Monday afternoon at Bayern's Säberner Straße training complex.

Thiago has been out of action since Matchday 3 when he damaged ankle ligaments in the

2-0 win

against 1. FC Nürnberg, but did make the bench for Saturday's

victory over FC Augsburg

. Bayern's official Twitter account tweeted a picture of Thiago's return to the training pitch, which reads "Welcome back to training, Thiago!" The tweet can be seen below: