‘The scenario hasn’t modified’: Bayern Munich chief Oliver Kahn expects Robert Lewandowski to see out the ultimate 12 months of his contract there regardless of striker’s eagerness to seal £43m change to Barcelona
- Robert Lewandowski needs to go away Bayern Munich with Barcelona
- Nou Camp membership are making ready a proposal of over £40m for the prolific Polish striker
- However Bayern’s hierarchy are adamant Lewandowski will see out his contract
- 33-year-old’s present deal on the Allianz Area nonetheless has a season left to run
The Poland worldwide, 33, is eager on a transfer to Barcelona, who’re within the technique of placing collectively a deal for him.
However Kahn is adamant that Lewandowski will see out the ultimate 12 months of his contract with the German champions.
Robert Lewandowski is set to push by means of a transfer away from Bayern Munich
However Bayern chief govt Oliver Kahn is adamant Lewandowski will keep for one more season
Talking on the unveiling of Sadio Mane, who has joined them from Liverpool, he mentioned: ‘Lewandowski has a contract till 2023 and we count on to see him on the primary day of pre-season.
‘The scenario hasn’t modified. Robert has a contract with us for one more 12 months and we’re blissful when he joins us for the primary day of coaching.’
It means that regardless of the outlay of £35million on Mane, Bayern don’t intend the Senegal ahead to be a substitute for Lewandowski.
The prolific Pole scored 50 targets in 46 matches throughout all competitions for Bayern final season, taking his complete over eight seasons with the membership to 344 targets in 375 video games.
Kahn introduces new signing Sadio Mane on Wednesday after a £35m transfer from Liverpool
Lewandowski celebrates scoring for Poland of their latest Nations League sport with Belgium
He received his eighth Bundesliga title – so as to add to the 2 beforehand received with Borussia Dortmund – however is set to tackle a brand new problem.
Kahn’s powerful phrases echoed these of Bayern’s sporting director Hasan Salihamidzic final week.
‘Our place is obvious: Robert has a contract till the summer season of 2023,’ he mentioned.
When requested concerning the studies suggesting Barcelona are able to make a £43m supply for Lewandowski, he added: ‘I am not enthusiastic about that. I am anticipating to see Robert in coaching at Sabener Strasse on July 12.’
He loved one other prolific season with Bayern, scoring a half-century of targets
Lewandowski’s time on the Allianz Area reportedly turned bitter final season and he did not see eye-to-eye with coach Julian Nagelsmann, who tried to instruct him the place to face for crosses.
The Poland captain has already declared that his ‘story is over’ in Munich and that ‘one thing died inside me’.
Barcelona, whose monetary issues are properly documented, freed up the money to signal Lewandowski after members voted to unload a portion of their merchandising arm and future tv revenues final week.
President Joan Laporta mentioned the offers may increase between £512m and £598m.