Barcelona have lastly made a bid for Robert Lewandowski which is value as much as £34 million (€40m).
The supply to Bayern Munich for the striker is for £30m (€35m) up entrance plus £4.3m (€5m) in add-ons.
Given Lewandowski is 34 in August, goes into the ultimate 12 months of his contract at Bayern and has more than once publicly stated his desire to leave this summer then he’s hoping the supply is accepted.
The Poland worldwide is adamant that he needs to stop Bayern and believes that, having joined on a free switch from Borussia Dortmund in 2014, after operating down his contract, and given his service to the membership, that his request needs to be accepted.
Barcelona have made Lewandowski their essential switch goal and need him to be accessible for his or her pre-season tour to the US which begins on July 16.
It is usually understood that Barcelona’s supply, with a three-year contract being tabled, matches the valuation that Bayern have positioned on Lewandowski though they insist he’s not on the market. Nonetheless Bayern made demand £34m with out add-ons.
On the unveiling of Sadio Mané on Wednesday, after he signed from Liverpool for up to £35m, Bayern’s chief government Oliver Kahn insisted: “The state of affairs hasn’t modified. Robert has a contract with us for one more 12 months and we anticipate to see him on the primary day of pre-season in July.”
Bayern board member Hasan Salihamidzic was much less forthright nonetheless and it’s understood that Lewandowski and his agent, Pini Zahavi, met with him and Kahn final week to debate the transfer.
Bayern have questioned whether or not Barcelona have the funds to finish the deal however Lewandowski, who has had different gives, together with bids from Premier League golf equipment, has made it clear he needs to affix the Spanish giants. Lewandowski has even acknowledged he has performed his final sport for Bayern.