- Leroy Sane has joined German club Bayern Munich from Manchester City
- Photos of the player in his new club jersey surfaced online despite the deal yet to be confirmed
- Bayern Munich earlier apologised for announcing the deal too soon
Leroy Sane has signed for Bundesliga club Bayern Munich after several months of being linked with the German club.
The Bundesliga giants were made to apologise after they announced the signing of Manchester City star from Manchester City too soon.
Bayern were recently crowned German champions after winning the league with a few matches to spare.
The Bavarians have never hidden their intentions of signing Sane from Man City, a move which was slowed down due to his injury during the Community Shield game against Liverpool.
Photos of the German player surfaced online as he wore his new club’s jersey.
"He is an outstanding player who has proven his qualities over the past few years, especially in the national team.
"Our goal is to gather the best German players at FC Bayern and the signing of Leroy emphasises this goal," the club CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge said.
And while the deal was confirmed this morning, it had not gone through last night, so Bayern had to say sorry to City for their mistake. However both clubs have now confirmed the deal.
Meanwhile Sane will reportedly be paid around £20m in “extras” over his five year stay at Bayern.
Sane will earn around £385,000 per week in wages in Bavaria – which works out around £19.8m per year.
Brazilian star Phillipe Coutinho has reportedly accepted to take a whopping fifty percent cut on his £240k-a-week wages to extend Bayern Munich loan until end of season.
The German club in 2019 paid out an €8.5m loan fee and agreed to take on the 27-year-old’s full salary this season in Germany. He played a total of 75 games for Barcelona scoring 21 goals and provided 11 assists.
He played a total of 75 games for Barcelona scoring 21 goals and provided 11 assists.
Barcelona agreed a deal with the Bundesliga giants for the loan signing of Brazilian international who joined the Camp Nou side in the summer of 2019.
Legit.ng earlier reported that Willian and Pedro will not be leaving Chelsea at the end of June when their respective contracts expire.
The attacking duo have agreed with the Blues to stay until the current Premier League season ends in July.
However, both the Brazilian and the Spaniard will not participate in Chelsea's Champions League campaign in August.
Frank Lampard's men have already conceded three goals in the first leg of their last 16 tie against Bayern Munich and would be impossible to overturn the deficit from the newly-crowned Bundesliga champions.
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