Coutinho undergoes surgery

Bayern Munich attacking midfielder, Philippe Coutinho, underwent minor medical surgery on his right ankle on Friday.

Coutinho, who has drawn the interest of Chelsea, will start his rehabilitation programme in about two weeks.

Bayern Munich made this known in a post on its official website on Friday.

Coutinho is on loan at Bayern from Barcelona until the end of the season.

The 27-year-old could be for the remainder of the Bundesliga season.

The Bundesliga has been suspended since mid-March due to the spread of Coronavirus across the globe.