Max Eberl is said to be a candidate to succeed Hasan Salihamidzic as sporting director of FC Bayern Munich. Salihamidzic has expressed himself emotionally about his end. The future of squad planner Marco Neppe is currently unclear. Jamal Musiala talks about his decisive league goal. All news and rumors about the record champions can be found here.
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FC Bayern Munich, rumor: Will Max Eberl be the successor to Brazzo?
After FC Bayern Munich parted ways with Hasan Salihamidzic as sporting director, a solution was needed for sporting management. Loud sky Max Eberl should be a candidate. Accordingly, there was even a meeting before the Cologne game.
However, the former Gladbach sports director only switched to RB Leipzig in January and signed a contract there until 2026. It is considered unlikely that the cup finalist is willing to let Eberl go.
The 49-year-old has often been associated with FC Bayern in the past and also played professionally for Bayern Munich. Markus Krösche from Eintracht Frankfurt was also brought up as a candidate by Lothar Matthäus, among others. The 42-year-old is said to be about to jump. So far, however, it has not been more specific.
Here you can find out more about the dismissal of Hasan Salihamidzic and Oliver Kahn.
FC Bayern Munich, News: Hasan Salihamidzic “would have liked to continue”
Hasan Salihamidzic was disappointed after his exit. “Of course I accept that, but I would have liked to continue because I wanted to win the Champions League again with this team,” he said Sky90: “The team is really good. There are good characters, good young players and a good mix. I’m proud of the boys. It’s emotional for me, not an easy situation.”
Nevertheless, he wishes “everyone good luck and success”. Ultimately, FC Bayern is above everything and he had good conversations with Uli Hoeneß and Herbert Hainer.
“I would like to remain FC Bayern’s friend and wish for the future that FC Bayern will remain successful,” said Salihamidzic forgivingly. Hainer didn’t want to answer in detail about the end of Salihamidzic and Kahn. But there will be a press conference in the Allianz Arena on Sunday at 11:30 a.m. where he will speak about it.
FC Bayern Munich, News: What will become of Marco Neppe?
How things will continue with squad planner Marco Neppe is still unclear. “He stays there for now,” Salihamidzic said t-online quoted: “Of course it depends on how things will continue. He’s part of FC Bayern and it has to stay that way.”
Salihamidzic emphasized that Neppe was “a really good guy with a lot of knowledge about football with great competence”. “We were almost twins,” he explained, referring to the close cooperation in squad planning.
From 2014 to 2017, Neppe was Michael Reschke’s assistant at FC Bayern and was mainly responsible for scouting. He was then promoted to head of the scouting department. Since 2021 he has been working again as Technical Director.
FC Bayern Munich, News: Jamal Musiala talks about “incredible moment”
Jamal Musiala shot Bayern to the title with his goal. At sky the offensive player then spoke about his emotional world. “It was an incredible moment to score the goal,” explained the 20-year-old: “I didn’t think much after that. I just celebrated. It took me a minute to check everything.”
Thomas Tuchel decided to put him on the bench first. Substitution followed in the second half. “Simply that I come in in the tenth position and should give everything,” Musiala revealed the words that the coach gave him on the pitch: “We had nothing to lose and just had to try to score. This time he went in for me.”