Bayern Munich Rumors & News

  • Bayern Munich chief: Stop sending me emails about Thomas Muller!

    Daily Star "The Bundesliga club have made it clear time and time again that their World Cup-winning forward will not be sold to Manchester United. Louis van Gaal's side saw a number of bids rejected for the 26-year-old superstar during the summer transfer window. It was recently claimed that the German..." October 05

  • Agent reveals secret behind Manchester United's £71m move for Thomas Muller

    The Express "United are believed to have offered £71million for the Bayern Munich striker. The Red Devils ended up signing teenager Anthony Martial from Monaco for £36m - rising to a staggering £58m. But Italian agent Giovanni Branchini revealed how desperate United were to bring the German World Cup..." October 01

  • West Brom enter race to sign Arsenal, Liverpool and Bayern Munich target from Birmingham

    The Express "Baggies boss Tony Pulis watched the teenager play last week against Aston Villa in the Capital One Cup and is ready to offer him a crack at the Premier League. The 19-year-old has attracted interest from a host of top clubs, including Arsenal, Liverpool and German champions Bayern Munich...." September 28

  • Man City plot to land former Man United target from Bayern Munich

    Daily Star "The Spanish international has been dogged by injury over the past 18 months but that hasn't put off City chiefs. Eithad sporting director Txiki Begiristain is a confirmed fan of the former Barcelona man and is considering a deal. Thiago was a target for City prior to to his move to Germany,..." September 28

  • Lewandowski to Manchester United? “It always rains there”

    Pro Soccer Talk "Following his incredible feat of scoring five goals in nine minutes for Bayern Munich against Wolfsburg on Tuesday, Robert Lewandowski is the name on everyone’s lips. Even more astonishing is that his five goals on Tuesday came in the opening nine minutes of the second half, his first nine..." September 25

  • Pep Guardiola walks out of Bayern Munich press conference when pressed on England job link

    Daily Mirror "Pep Guardiola stormed out of a Bayern Munich press conference when quizzed about speculation linking him with the England job. The Bayern Munich boss's contract at the German champions expires at the end of the season, although the club remain confident he will pen a new deal. However, the..." September 25

  • Bayern Munich’s Rafinha turns down Brazil call-up

    Pro Soccer Talk "Bayern Munich right-back Rafinha has turned down a call-up to the Brazilian national team ahead of two upcoming World Cup qualifiers in October. Brazil manager Dunga looked to bring the 30-year-old into his side which is thin defensively, as both Dani Alves and Danilo are out with..." September 24

  • Manchester United huge offer for Thomas Muller revealed

    Daily Mirror "Manchester United failed with a colossal bid to sign Thomas Muller towards the end of the summer transfer window. According to German publication SportBILD, the Red Devils offered Bayern Munich £65million for the striker. However, the Bundesliga champions rejected the offer, with Bayern CEO..." September 24

  • Sir Alex Ferguson reveals Pep Guardiola was his first choice to replace him at Manchester United

    Daily Mirror "Sir Alex Ferguson has revealed that David Moyes was NOT his first choice to replace him as Manchester United manager. Instead, the 13-time Premier League winner wanted Pep Guardiola to succeed him at Old Trafford. Ferguson left the Red Devils after a trophy-laden 27-years in 2013, with..." September 22

  • Manchester United eyeing Pep Guardiola as their new manager after Louis van Gaal

    Daily Mirror "Louis van Gaal has confirmed that he WILL walk away from Manchester United in 2017. The 64-year-old Dutchman, who signed a three-year contract when he arrived at Old Trafford last summer, insists he will not be reversing his decision to retire in 18 months’ time. But while Van Gaal is..." September 20

  • Arsenal and Man Utd rocked in £50m pursuit of Bayern star after Pep Guardiola's comments

    The Express "The German World Cup winner looked set to leave the Bundesliga champions in the summer after he vented his frustration over lack of first-team football. Arsenal and United were believed to be keen on signing Gotze, but Bayern bosses urged the 23-year-old to stay. The Premier League pair are..." September 17

  • Jurgen Klopp ready to snub Premier League to replace Pep Guardiola at Bayern Munich

    Daily Mail "Jurgen Klopp wants to ascertain his chances of landing the Bayern Munich job before considering a switch to England. The German is currently out of work after leaving a hugely successful spell at Borussia Dortmund at the end of last season. Sources claim Klopp is actively plotting his next..." September 17

  • Manchester United expect to seal transfer of Bayern Munich’s Thomas Muller in January – report

    Metro "Manchester United are expecting to finally sign Thomas Muller in the January transfer window, according to reports. United were linked with a move to sign Muller over the summer, but they failed to agree a fee with Bayern in order to do business. However, Fichajes says United will try again..." September 14

  • Manchester United paid just £6.5million for Bastian Schweinsteiger, according to German's former club

    Daily Mirror "Manchester United may have paid over the odds for new signings this summer - but they appear to have got Bastian Schweinsteiger on the cheap. United were accused of splashing out three times too much for Anthony Martial on deadline day, with the Frenchman arriving for £36m, possibly rising to a..." September 09

  • Kevin De Bruyne was wanted by Bayern Munich before Man City move - agent

    ESPN FC "Bayern Munich backed out of an approach to sign Kevin De Bruyne from Wolfsburg before the midfielder joined Manchester City, according to the player's agent. De Bruyne, 24, signed for City from Wolfsburg on Sunday for £54 million, bringing to an end a summer-long transfer saga. The Belgium..." September 03

  • Bayern Munich join Paris St-Germain in race for Everton ace Seamus Coleman

    Daily Star "Everton face a new fight to keep a top defender with Bayern Munich eyeing Republic of Ireland right-back Seamus Coleman. The Goodison club have been fighting off Chelsea’s attempt to sign John Stones, rejecting four bids – the last for £37 million. Now, German giants Bayern are set to join..." August 30

  • Leicester City eyeing audacious swoop for Bayern Munich and Brazil defender Dante

    Daily Mirror "Leicester are making an audacious bid to land Bayern Munich and Brazil defender Dante, writes Tom Hopkinson in the Sunday People. The 31-year-old centre-half has fallen behind Jerome Boateng and Mehdi Benatia in the pecking order at the Allianz Arena. And Foxes boss Claudio Ranieri reckons..." August 30

  • Report: Manchester United planning massive $112 million bid for Arjen Robben

    Pro Soccer Talk "Louis Van Gaal could be planning a monster move before the transfer window closes on September 1. According to Dutch news outlet De Telegraaf, United is preparing a massive bid of $112 million to bring Robben to Old Trafford, which would reunite LVG with one of his favorite players. Robben..." August 29

  • Thiago Alcantara extends Bayern Munich contract until 2019

    ESPN FC "Thiago Alcantara has signed a new four-year contract with Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich. Thiago, 24, has made just 13 league starts since being signed from Barcelona in the summer of 2013 after being dogged by injuries. The midfielder has come off the bench in both of Bayern's opening..." August 27

  • Bayern Munich enter race to sign Kevin de Bruyne ahead of Manchester City

    The Telegraph "Bayern Munich have entered the race to sign Manchester City target Kevin De Bruyne by offering Wolfsburg the prospect of keeping the midfielder until next summer. Having abandoned attempts to sign Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba earlier this summer due to the Italian club’s £71m price-tag, City..." August 25

  • Bayern Munich director slams door on Thomas Muller exit talk

    Daily Mirror "Bayern Munich sporting director Matthias Sammer has moved to quash speculation surrounding the future of striker Thomas Muller. Muller, 25, has been linked with a big money move to Manchester United this summer, with the Red Devils rumoured to be interested in a €100m deal. With skipper..." August 24

  • Willian ‘offered to Bayern Munich and PSG after Chelsea Pedro transfer’

    Metro "Chelsea have reportedly offered Brazilian winger Willian to European giants Bayern Munich and Paris Saint-Germain. The 27-year-old has not impressed for the Blues this season, and now faces increased competition for a place in the team as the club near a deal for Barcelona star Pedro. " August 20

  • Everton ‘preparing transfer offer for £6.4m rated Bayern defender Dante’

    Metro "Everton are considering a shock move for Bayern Munich central defender Dante. The Toffees are preparing a £6.4million move for the Brazilian, according to German newspaper Bild, as Roberto Martinez looks to strengthen his defensive options before deadline day. The 31-year-old has spent..." August 20

  • Manchester United 'bid £60m for Thomas Muller' as Germans claim Louis van Gaal tables huge offer

    Daily Mail "Manchester United have bid £60million for Bayern Munich striker Thomas Muller, according to reports in Germany. The Red Devils have been linked with a move for the German star all summer with Muller admitting he has a special relationship with Louis van Gaal. And German daily Sport BILD..." August 20

  • Thomas Muller ‘desperate to make Manchester United transfer’

    Metro "Thomas Muller is desperate to seal a shock transfer to Manchester United, according to reports. United have apparently made two bids for Muller this summer – both of which have been rejected by Bayern Munich. The striker has been expected to stay put, but the Daily Express says Muller is now..." August 16

  • Thomas Muller not for sale at ANY price warns Bayern Munich chief

    Daily Mirror "Louis van Gaal has been told by Bayern Munich to keep away from Thomas Muller. Manchester United are desperate to make the forward their next big summer signing. They have already taken Bastian Schweinsteiger from Bayern as part of a £77million summer spree. The German club’s chief..." August 14

  • Man Utd and Arsenal ready to pounce as Bayern hero reveals 'unhappy' Gotze is unsettled

    The Express "Elber, who made 265 appearances for the club, believes Gotze has failed to live up to his reputation after earning a big-money move from rivals Borussia Dortmund in 2013. And the former Brazil international claims Guardiola could be the one to blame. "There is a huge difference between how..." August 13

  • Pellegrini admits Guardiola shadow looms large over Man City despite signing new contract

    The Express "And Pellegrini, who had a season left on his old deal, says the extension will not save him from the sack if City fail to win a trophy for the second season running. He knows the fact that City's chief executive Ferran Soriano and Txiki Begiristain know Guardiola so well from their days at..." August 08

  • Man United favourites to beat Arsenal to complete huge move for Robert Lewandowski

    Daily Star "The Red Devils are desperate to sign a striker having failed with moves for Harry Kane and Edinson Cavani. Lewandowski scored a stunning volley against AC Milan yesterday and Bayern Munich have no intention of letting him go. But if they do, the bookmakers reckon United are best-placed to..." August 06

  • Mario Gotze 'very happy' at Bayern Munich despite Juventus interest

    ESPN FC "Bayern Munich attacker Mario Gotze has said he is "very happy" at the Allianz Arena despite interest from Juventus. This week, Gotze, 23, said "we will see what happens" with his Bayern future, leading to suggestions a summer exit could be in the offing. However, speaking to ZDF after..." August 06

  • Jay Z signs huge soccer star Jerome Boateng

    TMZ "Another HUGE move for Jay Z's sports agency -- which just signed one of the biggest soccer stars in the world ... opening the door to HUGE CASH for Roc Nation Sports in the world of international soccer. Jay just locked up Bayern Munich defender Jerome Boateng -- a World Cup champion who..." July 30

  • Liverpool and Arsenal join Bayern Munich in the race to sign Juventus star Kingsley Coman

    talkSport "The 19-year-old Juventus star is billed as one of the hottest properties in European football but has reportedly revealed his frustration at a lack of game time in Turin. Speculation is mounting that Germany World Cup winner Mario Gotze could join the Italian double winners this summer, opening..." July 27

  • Bayern Munich turn down record Manchester United bid for Muller

    ESPN FC "Here's something massive (well, potentially) via Sport1 in Germany... Manchester United have reportedly had a record bid turned down by Bayern Munich for their 25-year-old, do-it-all forward, Thomas Muller. The paper is claiming that Louis van Gaal and Co. have offered €one hundred million..." July 21

  • Bayern Munich agree $43.2 million deal with Juventus for Arturo Vidal

    Pro Soccer Talk "Chilean midfielder Arturo Vidal is closing in on a move to Bayern Munich. Vidal, 28, starred for Chile as they won the Copa America for the first-time ever this summer, but the man they call “King Arthur” has told Juventus he wants to leave the reigning Italian champions and head back to the..." July 20

  • Louis Van Gaal wants two more signings for Manchester United with Bayern duo top of list

    The Express "MANCHESTER UNITED boss Louis Van Gaal is looking for two more players to complete his summer shopping spree after warning that the club must never again finish outside the top three. Van Gaal is irked that United face a potentially hazardous two legged play off next month to qualify for the..." July 19

  • Arturo Vidal close to £28m Bayern Munich move with Mario Gotze heading to Juventus

    Daily Mail "Bayern Munich are moving quickly to replace Bastian Schweinsteiger as they close in on a move for Arturo Vidal, according to reports in Italy. The Juventus star is thought to be nearing a move to the Bundesliga champions in a deal worth £28million. This will be a hammer blow for some of the..." July 16

  • Manchester United warned Robert Lewandowski would cost over £35m

    Sky Sports "Manchester United would have to fork out over £35m if they wanted to prise striker Robert Lewandowski away from Bayern Munich, his agent has warned. It has been suggested that United boss Louis van Gaal could try to sign the Polish striker as a replacement for Robin van Persie who has signed a..." July 15

  • Report: Manchester United to sign Bayern's Bastian Schweinsteiger

    The Guardian "Manchester United have had a bid accepted by Bayern Munich for the midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger, according to reports in Germany. The 30-year-old has been offered a three-year contract worth £140,000 a week according to Bild and would become Louis van Gaal’s third signing of the summer for..." July 11

  • Stoke agree £12m deal for Inter Milan star Xherdan Shaqiri

    The Express "The Swiss midfielder has struggled to make his mark in Serie A after signing from Inter Milan last January. And Stoke are believed to have offered the former Bayern Munich man a quick escape route, making a £12m offer for the 23-year-old. Italian publication Calciomercato claims the Potters..." July 09

  • Chelsea boost as Juve look to beat Arsenal and Man Utd to Mario Gotze

    The Express "Gotze's agent hit out at Pep Guardiola this week, claiming the Spaniard had 'ruined' his client. Reports this morning claimed that Manchester United had discussed a swap deal that would see Gotze arrive at Old Trafford in exchange for Angel Di Maria. Arsenal are also thought to be keen on..." July 08

  • Mehdi Benatia fuels Bayern exit talk by claiming everybody "dreams" of playing for Real Madrid

    Daily Mirror "Bayern Munich defender Mehdi Benatia has fuelled speculation that he could be on his way out of the club after just one season with the Bundesliga giants. The defender made just 24 appearances for Pep Guardiola's side last season following his big money move from Italian side Roma. Benatia..." July 08

  • Mario Gotze's agent says he needs more support at Bayern Munich

    ESPN FC "Mario Gotze's agent has criticised Bayern Munich for not giving the Germany international enough support last season. Gotze, who threw a bad first pitch at a Los Angeles Dodgers game on Friday, failed to set the Bundesliga alight in his first full campaign after his World Cup-winning goal and..." July 05

  • Bastian Schweinsteiger told to make up his mind over Bayern Munich future

    Daily Mirror "Pep Guardiola has piled the pressure on Manchester United target Bastian Schweinsteiger to decide on his future. United want to sign the Germany World Cup-winning midfielder in what would be a stunning coup for Louis van Gaal's side. Van Gaal, who converted Schweinsteiger from a wide player..." July 02

  • Manchester United boosted as Bayern Munich rule out move for Angel Di Maria

    Daily Star "Recent reports have suggested the Bundesliga club giants are eager to sign the 27-year-old as cover for Arjen Robben and Franck Ribery. But according to Guardiola, the Bavarians are not interested in landing the former Real Madrid star, who moved to Old Trafford last summer for a record British..." July 02

  • Brazil’s Douglas Costa confirms Bayern Munich interest but no deal yet

    The Guardian "The Brazil international Douglas Costa has confirmed that the German champions, Bayern Munich, are interested in signing him but that no deal was yet on the table. The 24-year-old attacking midfielder, who plays for Shakhtar Donetsk, said talks had taken place between the Ukrainian club and the..." June 30

  • Man United dealt massive blow in race for Bayern Munich ace Jerome Boateng

    Daily Star "United are being strongly linked in Germany with Bayern Munich’s World Cup-winning defender. But Sherin Senler, mother of Boateng’s twin children, was understood to be miserable in Manchester four years ago when he was at City. Sherin was pregnant at the time and was delighted to return to..." June 21

  • Manchester United confident on transfer of Bastian Schweinsteiger as his Bayern deal enters final year

    Daily Mirror "Manchester United are nearing a £7.5million deal for Bayern Munich star Bastian Schweinsteiger, writes Steve Bates in the Sunday People. Old Trafford boss Louis van Gaal is confident he can lure his former player away from the Allianz Arena and transfer negotiator Ed Woodward has been tasked..." June 21

  • Bastian Schweinsteiger told to "seriously consider" Old Trafford switch

    Daily Mirror "German legend Lothar Matthaus says the Bayern Munich midfielder should think about joining the Red Devils this summer Bastian Schweinsteiger has been told to give "serious consideration" to a summer switch to Manchester United. The Bayern Munich midfielder has just a year remaining on his..." June 17

  • Bayern Munich will only sell Bastian Schweinsteiger to Manchester United if star asks to leave this summer

    Daily Mail "Bayern Munich will only countenance selling Bastian Schweinsteiger if the German World Cup winner asks to leave the club this summer. The 31-year-old has been linked with a move to Manchester United, with Louis van Gaal identifying him as a possible transfer target. But Bayern chief..." June 11

  • Bayern want Bastian Schweinsteiger stay but could sell Mario Gotze

    ESPN FC "Bayern Munich will only sell Bastian Schweinsteiger if the midfielder asks to leave, according to CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, but he did not rule out a transfer for Mario Gotze. Sources told ESPN FC last month that Manchester United are keen to sign Schweinsteiger, and the 30-year-old was coy..." June 10