At Bremer SV, the opponent of FC Bayern Munich in the first round of the DFB Cup, there is apparently a corona case. What effects this will have on the game scheduled for Friday is still unclear. Joshua Zirkzee’s move is about to be completed. Here you can find all the news and rumors about FCB.
All other news and rumors about FCB from the previous day can be found here.
FC Bayern, News: Corona case at cup opponents Bremer SV
Just a few days before FC Bayern Munich’s competitive start in the DFB Cup, a Bremen SV player apparently tested positive for the corona virus. Several media report this unanimously.
It is still unclear whether this will affect the game in the FCB DFB Cup scheduled for Friday (8.30 p.m.). Noisy buten un inside the training was canceled after the positive corona test became known, the affected player is in quarantine.
According to the report, the entire team will be tested for COVID-19 with PCR tests on Tuesday morning. As soon as the test results are available, the Bremen health department wants to decide on further measures. In the event of a negative test series, the club hope to be able to return to training on Tuesday evening. The association has not yet issued an official statement.
The anticipation of the league club for the game against the German record champions was huge after the draw. “It’s actually just awesome,” said coach Benjamin Eta, for example in the ARD. For the game, the Bremer SV moves to the Weserstadion, 14,000 spectators are allowed.
FC Bayern, rumors: Zirkzee change shortly before the end?
In the past few days it had already been suggested, now Joshua Zirkzee’s loan from FC Bayern to RSC Anderlecht is about to be completed. That goes from matching media reports from Belgium and from Sky emerged.
Accordingly, the negotiations for a one-year loan for the 20-year-old without a purchase option are in the “final moves”. The medical check should be carried out promptly.
The attacker was already on loan to Parma Calcio in the previous second half of the season, but in Serie A he only played 108 minutes and no goal participation. In the first half of the past season he was mainly used for the second team of FC Bayern. Zirkzee is under contract with FCB until 2023 and should get another chance in 2022.
FC Bayern: fungus infestation on the training grounds?
As the picture reported, there was a fungus infestation on the training grounds of FCB on Säbener Straße last weekend. The problems were therefore noticed during an extra training session by Robert Lewandowski on the actually training-free Sunday.
On Monday, however, the greenkeepers had already taken on the problem and removed the fungal infestation – just in time for the start of the season preparation of the returnees Manuel Neuer, Thomas Müller and Joshua Kimmich after their EM vacation. The trio got back into team training after a performance test in the afternoon.