Bayern Munich is reassured. Without a win (3 draws, 1 loss) for four days, a first since the 2001-2002 season, Julian Nagelsmann’s players delivered a real recital this Friday evening against Bayer Leverkusen, who only had one only once the joys of a success this season in the Championship. A precious success (4-0) allowing the Bavarians to temporarily regain the Bundesliga podium. Yes but here it is, according to the latest information from BILDrepeated by ASthe Munich leaders intend to stay in touch with the Rhine formation in the coming weeks.
Reason has a name. That of Florian Wirtz, 19-year-old midfielder, playing under the colors of Leverkusen and considered one of the greatest promises in world football in his position. Sparkling since his arrival at Bayer in July 2020, the German international (4 caps) is currently recovering from a ruptured cruciate ligament. Absent since the resumption of the 2022-2023 season, the kid from Pulheim remains a safe bet and has already delivered breathtaking performances for Leverkusen since his senior debut at the age of 17. year.
A blow to 100 million euros!
Impressive performances which therefore logically did not go unnoticed. According to the German newspaper, Bayern Munich officials met secretly with Florian Wirtz in order to convince the player to move to Bavaria. An appointment organized this week, out of sight, and which would have resulted in a favorable response from the one who has 13 goals and 16 assists in 60 appearances in the Bundesliga for Leverkusen. Favorable to the idea of joining the reigning German champion, the former Cologne player nevertheless remains linked until 2027 on the side of the Bay Arena.
Shielded last June by Bayer Leverkusen, Florian Wirtz should not leave the German club for less than 100 million euros. A top investment that the Rekordmeister seems ready to make. If the case looks complex and the competition is bound to be present, one thing is certain: Bayern, which is not going through the best sporting moment in its history, does indeed intend to strike a huge blow on the winter market. and thus find its superb.