For 70 million euros, FC Bayern might sign João Cancel to Manchester City at the end of the season.
It is completely uncertain whether the record champ utilizes this choice.
With this transfer fee, the full-back would become the 2nd most taxable commitment in the club history-behind Lucas Hernandez (80 million euros) and ahead of Matthias de Ligt (67 million euros).
We play with open cards, said sports director Hasan Salihamidzic of the Build am Sontag to the purchase choice, without validating its specific height.
The most crucial thing is that João can feel comfortable in Munich and perform in the second half of the season. We have likewise plainly informed him that this sum is tough for us in the next couple of years.
It is clearly not to be dismissed that Bayern Cancel, which was at first obtained until the end of the season and is still contractually bound by Sanity, are contractually bound by 2027.
He learned, stated Salihamidzic: If all sides definitely want a typical option, you can handle it in the end. He knows that he has been one of our wanted gamers for several years.
Cancel over 4 years in Bavaria focus
Apparently Bavaria even had the Portuguese worldwide on the slip before he moved from Juventus Turin to Man city in summer 2019.
After the transfer was dry, we in fact thought about how long we have been dealing with João. We came to over four years!
Or we had no money for it. In the end, our persistence settled, stated Salihamidzic, who had gained from his own preparatory work quickly prior to completion of winter transfer stage.
From numerous discussions with his agent Jorge Mendes, he knew how much I appreciated the player. I got the signal last Sunday when it was clear that Cancel was on the market. Since both sides already knew a lot about the mutual concepts
The deal really rapidly, stated Salihamidzic and verified that Cancel did not cost the FCB a rental charge.
That is network, however obviously likewise luck.
After the transfer was dry, we actually thought about how long we have been dealing with João. We came to over 4 years! From many discussions with his representative Jorge Mendes, he understood how much I valued the gamer. When it was clear that Cancel was on the market, I got the signal last Sunday.