“We discussed the topic – otherwise we wouldn’t be doing our job well. But we came to the conclusion that, despite all our appreciation, it would not have suited our philosophy in the current situation,” said the CEO of the German champions “Sports Picture”.
According to media reports, Ronaldo, whose salary would have been difficult for the Munich team and which would have cost a handsome fee, is back in Manchester. The Portuguese, who is said to be willing to leave the club, arrived at Manchester United’s training ground on Tuesday. United have officially declared him not for sale. Nevertheless, there has been speculation for months about a possible change of the 37-year-old.
England’s star striker Harry Kane (28) from Tottenham Hotspur remains a topic in Munich. “Harry Kane is an excellent striker who is under contract at Tottenham,” said Kahn. Kane could become a candidate for Bayern again next summer. Then his contract with the Premier League club will only run for one year. Tottenham are looking to extend Kane’s contract.
After the departure of Robert Lewandowski, Munich want to play the coming season with an adapted game system without a real number 9. Coach Julian Nagelsmann plans a variable appearance of his team around newcomer Sadio Mané.