FC Bayern München have confirmed that defender Javi Martinez will miss the rest of the season after fracturing his collarbone on Sunday.
The 28-year-old was on a break in Spain over the weekend, after missing Die Roten's clash against SV Darmstadt 98 with a cold, which is where he injured himself while out on a hike.
The injury sees the centre-back's season end two games early. However, with the Bundesliga title already secured, and Bayern eliminated from the Champions League and all other cup competitions, it shouldn't be much of a concern for them.
A statement on the club's official website read: "The season is over for Javi Martinez. The 28-year-old Spain international suffered a fractured collarbone on Sunday whilst walking in the mountains in his homeland and has already been operated on in Munich on Tuesday."
Martinez joined the German champions for a club-record fee of €40million in 2012.
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