“I received’t signal a brand new contract” – Robert Lewandowski confirms intention to go away Bayern Munich amid Barcelona hyperlinks

Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski has confirmed that he is not signing a brand new contract, revealing his intention to go away amid Barcelona rumours.

The Pole is below contract with the Bavarians until June 2023 however has rejected their proposal to increase the identical and is now on the point of an exit. Barcelona have been linked with the participant currently. Nevertheless, supervisor Xavi has mentioned {that a} switch could be ‘sophisticated’, given their poor monetary scenario proper now.

Lewandowski tells Sky: “I received’t signal a brand new contract. Now we have to seek out the very best resolution for either side. I instructed the membership that if a suggestion is available in, then we’ve to consider it – additionally for the membership”. 🚨🇵🇱 #Lewandowski https://t.co/tG3mSxLzV3

Sport Bild (by way of The Instances of India) has reported that Lewandowski will not be leaving the membership any before the summer time of 2023, however the 33-year-old is able to rethink his choices. He mentioned:

“I received’t signal a brand new contract. Now we have to seek out the very best resolution for either side. I instructed the membership that if a suggestion is available in, then we’ve to consider it – additionally for the membership.”

Fueling hypothesis of a summer time exit additional are his feedback after Bayern Munich’s ultimate recreation of the season as we speak. The participant hinted that the sport may very well be his final in Bayern Munich colors. He mentioned (as reported by Fabrizio Romano):

“It’s extremely doable that this was my final recreation for Bayern. I can not say 100% however it might have been.”

The previous Borussia Dortmund hitman is at the moment valued at €50 million. United Zone has instructed the Blaugrana are prepared to promote Frenkie de Jong to lift cash for Lewandowski’s arrival.

The Pole joined Bayern on a free switch from Borussia Dortmund in 2014. Since then, he has struck 344 objectives in 375 video games, profitable 19 titles, together with one UEFA Champions League.

Robert Lewandowski has now equalled Gerd Muller’s report of seven Bundesliga Torjägerkanone awards.◎ 2013/14 (20)◎ 2015/16 (30)◎ 2017/18 (29)◎ 2018/19 (22)◎ 2019/20 (34)◎ 2020/21 (41)◉ 2021/22 (35)5 consecutive awards for the striker. 😳 https://t.co/jO5zpjqyYZ

Ending with 35 top-flight objectives this season, Lewandowski additionally picked up his seventh Bundesliga Golden Boot, equaling Gerd Muller’s report.


Barcelona should chase younger gamers

Lewandowski is probably the very best striker proper now, however he will probably be 34 by the point the 2022-23 season rolls round and will not have a few years left on the prime.

Barcelona have already got Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, who will probably be 33 in June, whereas Memphis Depay is 28. As a substitute of signing Lewandowski, the membership may very well be higher served by roping in a younger participant who would stick round for the foreseeable future.

Xavi has proven a variety of religion in youth, so bringing in additional senior gamers might hinder their progress. Additionally, with Aubameyang firing on all cylinders and Depay additionally producing good type currently, Barcelona do not want a striker proper now.

Lewandowski’s arrival is barely going to extend competitors for locations in assault, with Ansu Fati, Ousmane Dembele and Martin Braithwaite additionally within the squad.


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