Franz Beckenbauer would be ready for a transfer of Manuel Neuer to plunder the deposit account of Rekordmeisters. He brought a fee of EUR 50 million to the conversation.
Munich (SID) - Bayern of Munich Honorary President Franz Beckenbauer is for a transfer of national goalkeeper Manuel Neuer even ready to plunder the famous deposit account of football Rekordmeisters. The "Emperor" brought a utopian fee of EUR 50 million for the Schalke in the conversation.
"This is a keeper, which keeps you in the year 20 unsustainable." You must do everything to bring him immediately! I would be still Supervisory Board Chairman, I would approve any sum. "You should pay if it must be also EUR 50 million for new", Beckenbauer said in the Bild-Zeitung.
A statement that ensures ample head-shaking in the boardroom of FC Bayern. "Franz is but not in our place", countered President and Supervisory Board Chairman Uli Hoeness, who had previously stressed, "that we pay no Mondpreise". Bayern sporting Director Christian Nerlinger also made it clear that Bayern ", make no insane things above all not in a player who has only one year contract".
In the first round of negotiations with Schalke 04 FC Bayern should have provided for the 25-year-old new 14 million plus a performance-related payment. Schalke will have but supposedly around 25 million euros.
Schalke manager Horst Heldt is now even threatening to burst the transfer in the summer: "This is a serious consideration that we keep one year the world's best goalkeeper,." It is a matter to achieve "the best" for Schalke. It is in the "better position". The first offering of the Bavaria was in any case "not acceptable". Beckenbauers statement met with Heldt, however, open ears. "He's welcome to the round of negotiations," he said with a smile on Sky.
The contract of new in the begun runs until 2012, then he could go on a free transfer. An extension for Schalke had ruled out new nearly two weeks ago. At the weekend, he said also to want to move only within the Bundesliga. Thus, he completed also speculation about a possible foreign exchange.
Meanwhile, Bayern tinker further on the squad for the new season. Kicker information there now was a conversation with Defender Jerome Boateng of Manchester City, which is to strengthen the shaky defense. Also, the champion of second League scorer will observe Nils Petersen of Energie Cottbus. He supposedly has an exit clause from his contract until 2014 and would be to have for EUR 2.8 million.
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