Munich (AP) - Football player Leroy Sané is said to have decided according to reports from "Kicker" and "Bild" newspaper for a change to FC Bayern Munich. The report both media consistently on Thursday evening without indication of sources.
According to the 23-year-old will go for more than 100 million euros from the English champions Manchester City to the German record champion and sign a contract with Bayern for four or five years. An agreement of the clubs is therefore still pending.
For several weeks there is speculation about the possible record transfer for German football. Last weekend, Bayern coach Niko Kovac had repeated the desire to bring Sané to Munich and was confident that the change would succeed. For the public advance he had been criticized by Bayern CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge. Bayern apologized to Manchester City.
So far, Bayern have signed for the upcoming season, the French champion Lucas Hernandez (Atlético Madrid) and Benjamin Pavard (VfB Stuttgart), Jann-Fiete Arp (Hamburger SV) and the New Zealander Sarpreet Singh.
Report "Bild" (fee-based)