Leon Goretzka says that Chelsea will be having the upper hand against Bayern Munich when they meet for the second leg of Champions League on August 8 at Allianz Arena. In the first leg of the match,Bayern won the match for 3-0 thrashing the Blues in their home but they haven’t played a competitive match in these past months which makes them vulnerable.
Croatian assistant manager Ivica Olic is confident that Bayern Munich will sign Ivan Perisic on a permanent basis at the end of the season. The winger made the switch to the German champions on loan from Inter Milan last summer and he bagged five goals and eight assists before suffering an ankle fracture in February.
Alphonso Davies is hoping to stay for longer at Bayern Munich. He used to play as a winger but soon was directed to play as a left-back defender. His position was changed due to the injuries suffered by the defenders of Munich. The young Canadian player has given a good performance in the league this season. He has gained another two years at Munich with his stellar performance. He will be continuing in the German club till 2025 with the extended contract.
Bayern Munich winger Kingsley Coman has hailed Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola by describing him as the best coach he has played under. The 23-year-old worked under Guardiola’s guidance during the beginning of his Bayern career and he has now admitted that the Spaniard got the best out of him.
Chelsea winger Willian has said that he could stay beyond the length of his Blues deal with the Premier League season suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic. The Brazilian’s current contract expires at the end of June but he seems prepared to stay for another month in order to complete the fixtures for the campaign.
Bayern Munich attacker Thomas Muller has provided a mixed reaction after the club’s thumping 4-1 win over Cologne on the road. The Bavarian giants were hugely impressive during the opening 12 minutes of the game where they scored on three occasions and that eventually contributed to a 4-1 triumph over their league counterparts.
Bayern Munich’s caretaker boss Hans-Dieter Flick has heaped praise on Philippe Coutinho following his fantastic attacking display against Werder Bremen. The Bavarian giants had gone into the game on the back of successive defeats in the league but they came up with a strong response as they put six goals past Bremen.
Former manager Pep Guardiola has become a surprise candidate to replace Niko Kovac at the Allianz Arena. Guardiola spent three successful campaigns at Bayern Munich before moving to Manchester City. However, he has not shown a lot of interest in renewing his City contract that runs out in 2021. A large number of candidates have shown interest in taking over the vacant Bayern Munich job after Niko Kovac was replaced following a poor set of results. Unsurprisingly, Bayern Munich’s defender Joshua Kimmich has expressed his delight towards working with Guardiola once again.
Bayern Munich coach Niko Kovac claimed that his team’s victory over Tottenham was unimaginable. The German outfit came into the key Champions League clash against Tottenham still unsure about the team’s ability to get a positive result at home. This is due to the large amount of inconsistency shown by the team under the management ofKovac. However, they are up getting a 7-2 victory. Serge Gnabry was the star of the game after coming up with four goals, while Robert Lewandowski also got on the scoresheet with a couple. Joshua Kimmich, meanwhile, with the other goal for the German outfit.
Munich legend Michael Ballack believes Timo Werner could still make the move to
the Bavarian giants next summer. The Germany international was heavily touted
to join the Bundesliga holders from Leipzig last summer but a deal did not
materialise with the club opting to focus on other transfer targets.