FC Bayern Munich has apparently reached an oral agreement with Konrad Laimer. The Spanish top talent Javier Fernández Gonzalez joins the Munich youth academy. Also: Oliver Kahn comments on a possible transfer of Tottenham Hotspur’s Harry Kane. All news and rumors about FC Bayern Munich can be found here.
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FC Bayern, rumour: Supposedly agreement reached with dream player Laimer
FC Bayern has apparently reached an oral agreement with Konrad Laimer about a transfer next summer. That reports Sky sports.
Accordingly, the Austrian should sign a long-term contract with the German record champions until 2027, only a medical check is still pending. Laimer is considered the absolute dream player of coach Julian Nagelsmann.
Last summer, Bayern made preparations to sign the 25-year-old, but a transfer failed due to the veto of RB Leipzig. Since the Laimers working paper at the Saxons expires at the end of June 2023, the Austrian would then be available on a free transfer.
Most recently, Laimer had expressed reservations about his future. Although he ruled out a contract extension in Leipzig, he did not want to confirm the move to Munich. “No talks at the moment. Nothing is decided and nothing is excluded,” he told the table football.
Laimer has appeared in ten competitive games for Leipzig this season. In mid-September he tore a syndesmosis ligament, which is why he missed large parts of the first half of the season.
FC Bayern, News: FCB brings talent from Atlético Madrid
FC Bayern Munich have signed Spanish top talent Javier Fernández Gonzalez from Atlético Madrid. As announced by FCB, the 16-year-old junior international has signed a long-term contract on the Bayern campus.
“We worked long and hard towards this commitment, which is why we are very pleased to have convinced this great talent to join Bayern,” said campus manager Jochen Sauer, counting Gonzalez among the “most promising midfield talents of his year “He combines technical potential with physical presence and game intelligence. We are convinced that Javi will continue his ambitious and goal-oriented development with us.”
Gonzalez himself is now “extremely excited to be able to take my next steps at one of the biggest clubs in the world”. The 16-year-old played mainly in central midfield for the Rojiblancos.
FC Bayern, News: Kahn comments on Kane rumors
Bayern boss Oliver Kahn has commented on Harry Kane’s personnel. Tottenham Hotspur’s top scorer could be an option with the record champions for the 2023 season, rumors have been circulating for several months.
“He’s a very good player, but there are other good players too. It’s not okay to talk about players who are under contract with other clubs. We deal with a lot of players,” said Kahn sky.
On the other hand, he turned down a possible signing of Cristiano Ronaldo because the former Manchester United striker did not fit in with Bayern Munich’s philosophy. According to Kahn, he could “rule out” a commitment from the 37-year-old.