Borussia Dortmund's Mats Hummels out of Arsenal clash

Braunschweig's goalkeeper Daniel Davari ,Dortmund's Greek defender Sokratis and Dortmund's defender Mats Hummels vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match Borussia Dortmund vs Eintracht Braunschweig in Dortmund, western G
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Borussia Dortmund coach Jurgen Klopp reveals that defender Mats Hummels is unlikely to play against Arsenal on Wednesday.

Borussia Dortmund defender Mats Hummels has been ruled out of his side's Champions League clash against Arsenal due to a thigh problem.

The centre-back picked up the injury during the German outfit's 6-1 victory over Stuttgart in the Bundesliga on Friday and will sit out the home game against the Gunners on Wednesday.

"We tried everything but it has not improved yet," Dortmund's official website quotes coach Jurgen Klopp as saying. "It´s a 97.5% probability that he will not be able to play."

Dortmund are currently second in Group F but level with leaders Arsenal on six points.

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger prior to kick-off against Crystal Palace on October 26, 2013
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