Joshua Kimmich has prematurely extended his contract with FC Bayern Munich until 2025. In a press talk alongside Oliver Kahn and Hasan Salihamidzic, he will explain why the international decided to take this step. With SPOX in the live ticker you won’t miss any statements.
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FC Bayern: Press talk with Kahn, Salihamidzic and Kimmich in the live ticker
Kimmich has thus sent a clear signal and possibly sent a signal to his friend and teammate, Leon Goretzka. Negotiations with the 26-year-old midfielder have been going on for a long time. According to information from SPOX and goal However, an agreement between the club and the players was already reached last week, only a few final details such as the audit have yet to be processed. Here is all the information.
The midfielder will reportedly move up to the top salary category at Bayern in the future and, according to reports, earn up to 20 million euros a year in the best case.
The press talk with Oliver Kahn (CEO), Hasan Salihamidzic (Sports Director) and Joshua Kimmich about his contract extension begins today, Monday at 2.30 p.m.
FC Bayern: voices for the Kimmich extension
Even at the official announcement, there were some voices about Kimmich’s contract extension – an overview:
Joshua Kimmich: “The most important reason for my contract extension is that I can enjoy my passion every day here at FC Bayern. I have a team with which I can achieve anything, and many teammates have become real friends. That’s why I have it in the first place started playing football: Because it should be fun. I don’t see myself at the end of my development yet and I am convinced that a lot is possible at FC Bayern in the next few years. In addition, my family feels very comfortable here. Munich is closed a second home. The combination that we have here cannot be found anywhere in the world. “
Herbert Hainer (President of FC Bayern): “We are happy to be able to go into the future with Joshua Kimmich. He has developed into a top international player with us, and it is important to us to keep players with such qualities in our team for the long term. FC Bayern are involved give him the best opportunities to achieve great and ambitious goals in the future too. “
Oliver Kahn (CEO): “Joshua totally identifies with FC Bayern. He has recognized the value of playing for a club for the long term and being able to help shape many things, as well as being part of great successes and an era. He knows that he is at FC Bayern have the chance to achieve all of their ambitious goals. The package that we can offer them is extremely attractive for every top international player. “
Hasan Salihamidzic (Sports Director): “With this contract extension, FC Bayern is sending a clear signal both internally and externally. We want to sign our best players on a long-term basis. Joshua Kimmich will continue to develop his great quality as a leading player at FC Bayern over the next few years and make history. He is a World-class footballer with an outstanding mentality, offering everything that has always distinguished FC Bayern as a professional and a person. “