Local media today confirmed that Bayern Munich striker, German soccer champion for the tenth consecutive season, Polish international Robert Lewandowski has refused to extend his contract scheduled to end in June 2023, paving the way for his departure from Bavaria this summer. .
And the newspaper “Sport Bild” highlighted that “scoring machine Robert Lewandowski will leave the club no later than the summer of 2023”, adding: “In recent weeks, the best player in the world at the (FIFA) 2021 Awards announced to his officials at Bayern Munich that he will not extend his contract, which runs for one year”. For its part, the website “Sport1”, citing its own sources, confirmed this information.
On the other hand, the Bayern Munich administration stressed on more than one occasion that it refuses to give up the 33-year-old Polish striker, who has scored 343 goals since his arrival at the Allianz Arena in 2014 from Borussia Dortmund, while the media indicated that not selling him this summer means Lewandowski will be able to leave on a free deal next summer.
According to European media, Lewandowski recently contacted Barcelona, while the latter’s coach, Xavi Hernández, considered that this operation would be “complicated” by the economic situation of the Catalan club.
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