The midfield jewel Eduardo Camavinga, coveted throughout Europe, is said to have decided against moving to FC Bayern Munich. After completing his active career at SV Werder Bremen, Claudio Pizarro is again on Säbener Straße. Chelsea are worried about injury before the knockout round of the Champions League. In addition: Franz Beckenbauer reacts to the comparison made by Karl-Heinz Rummenigge with David Alaba.
Here are the news and rumors of the day about Bayern.
Eduardo Camavinga: Real Madrid instead of FC Bayern?
In the course of the farewell rumors about Thiago (29) Eduardo Camavinga (17) has been associated with FC Bayern for a few days. Should the Spanish midfield strategist actually leave Munich, the German record champions will have to look for another alternative. According to the Spanish sports newspaper Brand Camavinga decided to switch to Real Madrid – next summer.
According to this, due to the Corona crisis, the royals are only ready to make an offer for the super talent of Stade Rennes in 2021, which is not a problem for Camavinga. The left foot does not push for an immediate farewell from France and would wait for Real, the report said.
“We shouldn’t expect any unusual movements in the transfer market this summer,” said Nicolas Holveck (49), the President of Rennes RMC and also denied speculation that the Ligue 1 club had an offer from Munich.
Camavinga has played 43 professional games (one goal and two assists) for Rennes and won the French Cup in 2019. His contract runs until June 30, 2022.
Eduardo Camavinga in the profile
|born||10. November 2002 in Miconje, Angola|
|Stations||Drapeau-Fougeres Jugend, Rennes Jugend Stadium, Rennes Stadium|
|Professional games / goals / templates||43/1/2|
FC Bayern: Claudio Pizarro back in Munich
Claudio Pizarro returned to Bayern a few weeks after his career ended. To image– The 41-year-old Peruvian was already on Saturday at the training area on Säbener Straße to watch the team’s training together with sports director Hasan Salihamidzic (43). It is said that Pizarro will act as a brand ambassador for Munich in the future. In his active career, he wore the FCB jersey for a total of nine years – first from 2001 to 2007, then from 2012 to 2015.
Champions League: Chelsea FC with personnel worries
Chelsea are plagued by personnel concerns before the round of 16 second leg at Bayern in the Champions League (8 August, 9 p.m.). Ex-BVB player Christian Pulisic (21) and Spanish veterans Cesar Azpilicueta (30) and Pedro (33) were injured.
Above all, Pulisic recently presented itself in top form. According to Frank Lampard (42), the team manager of the Blues, the game in Munich comes too early for all three players. But that’s not all: With left-back Marcos Alonso (29) and midfielder Jorginho (28), two more Chelsea supporters are out due to suspension. With these signs, can the 0-3 deficit from the first leg be made up?
Champions League: An overview of the quarter-finals
|game||Team 1||Team 2|
|Quarter-finals 1||Real Madrid/Manchester City||Lyon/Juventus|
|Quarter-finals 2nd||RB Leipzig||Atletico Madrid|
|Quarter-finals 3rd||Naples / Barcelona||Chelsea/Bayern|
|Quarter-finals 4th||Atalanta Bergamo||Paris Saint Germain|
Franz Beckenbauer reacts to a comparison with David Alaba
For Karl-Heinz Rummenigge (64), the CEO of FC Bayern, David Alaba (28) is something like the “black Franz Beckenbauer”. The “emperor” himself has now reacted to the strangely worded comparison. “I don’t know exactly what Kalle means. Certainly it was meant as a compliment,” said Beckenbauer image.
Alaba’s contract in Munich expires next summer. Rummenigge recently launched a charm offensive by repeatedly praising the Austrian international for his achievements in central defense.