Bender brothers out of Germany squad

October 7, 2013
By Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent
Bayer Leverkusen midfielder Lars Bender and his twin brother Sven, who plays for Borussia Dortmund, have been forced to withdraw from the Germany squad for the World Cup qualifiers against Ireland and Sweden through injury.

In another Monday setback for Germany, Dortmund's Marco Reus also withdrew from the squad, with an ...

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