One year from the end of his contract with Bayern Munich, Leon goretzka arouses the interest of several large European teams. Real Madrid, FC Barcelona and Manchester United are scrambling to snatch his signature. And after a moment of reflection, the German international has finally decided for his future.
Mercato: Goretzka would like to extend to Bayern
After recruiting David Alaba, Real Madrid are planning to draw once again in the workforce of Bayern Munich. Bild Sport revealed early in the morning an interest of the Madrid club for Leon goretzka. The German midfielder will be at the end of his contract with Bayern Munich in June 2022. In order to prevent him from leaving for free at the end of next season, the Bavarian management would consider selling him this summer, which has not failed to alert his suitors.
If Real Madrid wish to recruit him for free next summer, FC Barcelona would already be active to convince him to join La Liga during this summer transfer window. Manchester United, in search of a new midfielder, is also said to be on his trail. But the suitors risk grinding their teeth. According to the information of Goal Germany, Leon goretzka would have finally informed the management of Bayern Munich that he wants to continue his adventure in Bavaria. Contrary to the rumors which circulated, his desire would be to continue with the Bavarian formation, indicates the German media.
A condition set for its extension
The midfielder has made 36 appearances in all competitions with Bayern Munich this season. According to the source, Leon goretzka has let officials Salihamidzic, Kahn and Hainer know that he wants to sign a new lease with Bayern on one condition. He would require a salary of around € 20 million per year, reveals German media. It remains to be seen whether the Bavarian leaders will respond favorably to its financial demands. Discussions are continuing between the two parties.