According to official sources from the German national team, players such as Neuer, Kimmich, Gnabry and Kroos will not play in friendly matches in Turkey.
On the International Match Day in October, the German team will usher in three matches, namely the friendly match against Turkey at home and the UEFA Europa League match against Ukraine and Switzerland.
Among the players selected for the 29-man squad of the German team, 8 players will not play against Turkey. They are Neuer, Züle, Kimmich, Gnabry, Gretzka, Klosterman, Halstenberg and Kroos.
The German team officially did not disclose the reason. It is reported that it is due to intensive consideration of the schedule and for some players to get more rest time, while Kroos and Gretzka are injured.
In the early morning of October 8, Beijing time, the German team will play against the Turkish team in a friendly match in Cologne.