FC Bayern are pushing for a transfer attempt for Dayot Upamecano. As reported by ‘Bild’, there was a meeting on Thursday between sports director Hasan Salihamidzic and advisers Sascha Breese and Volker Struth on the grounds of the Munich club. The duo represents the interests of RB Leipzig’s central defender.
The approximately two and a half hour meeting should have been about the possible transfer of Upamecano. The 22-year-old Frenchman could leave RB in the summer due to a release clause of 42 million euros. According to ‘Bild’, Bayern see themselves in transfer poker around the central defender up front.
Upamecano wants to go to Munich
This is consistent with information from our editors. Had earlier this week already FT reports that Munich has the best chances of signing Upamecano. The 22-year-old, who is ruled by a number of top clubs, would like to move on to the record champions.
The Frenchman would like to join FC Bayern last summer. A transfer eventually failed for financial reasons. Upamecano is excited about this FT-Not information. Now it looks like the transfer could take place a year late.