Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski has knowledgeable the membership’s boss that he needs to go away and never prolong his contract with the German champions, Bayern sports activities director Hasan Salihamidzic stated on Saturday.
Talking forward of Bayern’s ultimate recreation of the Bundesliga season at VfL Wolfsburg, Salihamidzic confirmed widespread stories that the Bundesliga’s second-highest all-time scorer could possibly be on his method out regardless of having a contract till 2023.
The participant has been closely linked with a transfer to Barcelona.
“I spoke with Lewa. In that dialogue he knowledgeable me that he doesn’t wish to settle for our supply to increase the contract and that we want to go away the membership,” Salihamidzic instructed Sky Germany.
“He stated he needs to do one thing else. However our place has not modified. The actual fact is he has a contract to June 30, 2023.”
The 33-year-old Pole joined in 2014 from Borussia Dortmund and has received the German league title yearly since then in addition to the Champions League in 2020.
A crowd favorite, the ahead was on track in Saturday’s season-ending 2-2 at VfL Wolfsburg within the Bundesliga to take his tally to 35 league targets as he received the league’s high scorer trophy for the fifth consecutive season.
He additionally scored 13 targets on this season’s Champions League.
Salihamidzic stated to date there had been no talks with different golf equipment. Barcelona coach Xavi, when requested about Lewandowski on Saturday, refused to touch upon the media stories however stated the age of a participant was not an issue.
“I’m not going to speak about Lewandowski now,” when requested concerning the participant’s age. “However I ought to remind you, I agreed to signal Dani Alves at 38. All we care about is the skilled mentality.
“Gamers are taking higher care of themselves. Age is not a precedence. In the event that they enhance us, that is what’s vital.”
Lewandowski’s targets helped Bayern win their tenth successive league title however they have been eradicated early within the German Cup and crashed out of the Champions League within the quarter-finals.