Contract negotiations between FC Bayern and Manuel Neuer continue. President Herbert Hainer backs sports director Hasan Salihamidzic. Also: Sasa Kalajdzic will most likely leave VfB Stuttgart. All news and rumors about FC Bayern can be found here.
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Bavaria, rumor: new negotiations are dragging on
Talks between Manuel Neuer and FC Bayern Munich about extending the keeper’s contract with the German record champions are ongoing. According to information from table football Both parties have different opinions about the length of the contract.
Neuer is calling for the working paper to be extended by at least two years, but Bayern should only offer the 36-year-old a one-year contract. In addition, the national player would like a competitive squad and continued cooperation with goalkeeping coach Toni Tapalovic.
According to the report, Neuer could also imagine going into the new season without a contract extension. Those responsible at Bayern should nevertheless be confident that they can come to a common denominator and extend the working paper to 2024 as planned.
Neuer has been under contract on the Isar since 2011. Since then he has completed 472 competitive games for Munich. His current contact runs until June 2023.
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FCB, News: Hainer backs Salihamidzic
Bayern Munich President Herbert Hainer has once again backed Hasan Salihamidzic, the sports director who has come under criticism. The fact that Salihamidzic was last discussed in the record champions’ supervisory board “is completely removed from reality! We are discussing with Hasan – not about him. There is no question that he is very important for Bayern Munich,” Hainer said in an interview Munich Mercury/tz.
“Of course we talk to him about the players, their performance and why things didn’t go so well for one or the other player – but also about the many positive examples such as Joshua Kimmich, Leon Goretzka, Kingsley Coman and Thomas Müller, with whom we extended as well as young players like Jamal Musiala, Alphonso Davies or Josip Stanisic. That’s completely normal,” Hainer continued.
Bayern, News: Kalajdzic before leaving Stuttgart
Stuttgart’s sports director Sven Mislintat assumes that his top striker Sasa Kalajdzic will say goodbye in the summer. “It would be great if we could keep Sasa as a player and as a guy on our team, but I don’t think that’s very likely,” Mislintat said sports picture.
The Austrian is under contract with the Bundesliga club until 2023. Among other things, Bayern Munich wants to sign Kalajdzic (24) as a replacement for Robert Lewandowski. A fee of up to 25 million euros is under discussion.