• Higuain, Lewandowski among best strikers – Ancelotti

    Higuain, Lewandowski among best strikers – Ancelotti

    Bayern Munich coach Carlo Ancelotti has said Gonzalo Higuain and Robert Lewandowski are two of the best strikers in the world, and Paulo Dybala is on his way to joining them.

    Ancelotti worked with Higuain at Real Madrid, before the Argentina international was sold to Napoli in 2013, while he currently coaches Poland international Lewandowski at Bayern.

    “I was unable to convince Higuain to stay in Madrid,” Ancelotti told Tuttosport. “He wanted a more regular game so he chose to move to […]

  • Robert Lewandowski backs Liverpool and Jurgen Klopp for Premier League title

    Robert Lewandowski backs Liverpool and Jurgen Klopp for Premier League title

    Bayern Munich forward Robert Lewandowski has backed Liverpool to challenge for the title this season under his old boss Jurgen Klopp.

    Lewandowski, 28, played under Klopp for four seasons at Borussia Dortmund and the Poland skipper feels the Reds are one of the favourites for the league this year, along with another side coached by a former boss of his – Manchester City and Pep Guardiola.

    ‘Under Klopp I think they will be fighting for the title this season, Lewandowski told Goal.

    ‘Pep […]

  • Bayern Munich will not pay Robert Lewandowski ‘crazy’ wages, claims CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge

    Bayern Munich will not pay Robert Lewandowski ‘crazy’ wages, claims CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge

    Bayern Munich are in the process of offering star striker Robert Lewandowski a new and improved contract, but the Bundesliga champions will not be paying the Pole ‘crazy’ wages.

    The 27-year-old’s current deal runs until June 2019 but the Bavarians are determined to lock in the former Borussia Dortmund hitman amid interest from Real Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain.

    Discussions are ongoing but Bayern CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge – who played for the German giants between 1974 and 1984 – has suggested negotiations could […]