FC Bayern is in contact with Borussia Dortmund’s longtime left-back Raphaël Guerreiro about a transfer for the coming season. That reports sky.
According to this, the Munich team had had “positive talks” with the Portuguese’s advisors in the past few weeks.
Guerreiro’s contract with BVB expires in a few weeks, and his departure has already been decided. He himself announced it on Sunday.
Unclear be loud sky now, however, whether the newly formed sporting leadership of Bayern will continue the negotiations with Guerreiro. If he were to move to Munich, Guerreiro would meet Thomas Tuchel, under whom he had already worked in Dortmund. Today’s FCB coach used the 29-year-old several times in central midfield. A position where Guerreiro excelled on several occasions last season.
There have been rumors about possible new employers for Guerreiro for months. He is said to be popular with Premier League, Serie A and LaLiga clubs. The two-time World Cup participant and 2016 European champion was traded as a new signing at Newcastle United, Inter Milan, Milan and Atlético Madrid, among others.
Guerreiro moved to BVB in 2016
Guerreiro comes from the youth of Clarefontaine, in 2008 he moved to SM Caen. In 2013 he signed for FC Lorient for a fee of two million euros, where he made his big breakthrough. In 2016, BVB brought him to the Bundesliga for twelve million euros.
Last season, Guerreiro played 36 competitive games, scoring 6 goals and assisting 14 goals. At the World Cup in Qatar, he made four appearances for Portugal’s national team and collected three points.