Robert Lewandowski mentioned Monday that his time with Bayern Munich was over, with out specifying his future plans, amid stories that Barcelona have made him a proposal.
“At present it’s sure that my story with Bayern has come to an finish,” the Polish star striker informed reporters in Warsaw.
“I can’t think about additional cooperation, after what has occurred over the previous couple of months,” he added.
“A switch would be the finest answer. I belief that Bayern received’t cease me, simply because they’ll.”
With a yr left on Lewandowski’s contract, Barcelona have reportedly made a proposal of 32 million euros ($34.5 million) to signal him.
In an interview with Polish broadcaster Eleven Sports activities PL, Lewandowski dropped a teaser about how he would get pleasure from dwelling in Spain.
“I believe it’s a very good place — not simply to go on vacation there,” he mentioned, including that he has a home in Mallorca.
Bayern CEO Oliver Khan and director of sports activities Hasan Salihamidzic have each publically acknowledged the membership is not going to let Lewandowski depart earlier than 2023.
Earlier this month, Lewandowski’s agent Pini Zahavi warned Bayern towards insisting on the contract.
“In fact they’ll hold Robert for an additional yr, to be honest he has a contract till 2023, however I wouldn’t advocate that to them,” Zahavi informed German every day Bild.
He added that the problem for Lewandowski will not be about extra cash.
“He has felt disrespected by these in cost (at Bayern) for months, that’s the reality.
“FC Bayern has not misplaced Lewandowski the participant, however Robert the particular person.”
Zahavi mentioned he hopes Bayern’s senior figures “will give it some thought once more” and permit Lewandowski the chance “to fulfil a lifelong dream and transfer to the membership (Barcelona) he has at all times dreamed of.”
A back-to-back winner of FIFA’s finest male participant award, Lewandowski has received each title out there since becoming a member of Bayern in 2014, together with eight Bundesliga trophies for a complete of 10 having received two with ex-club Dortmund.
He additionally received the Champions League with Bayern in 2020.
Lewandowski was top-scorer within the Bundesliga final season for the fifth yr operating after netting 35 objectives in Germany’s prime flight.
On Monday, Bayern additionally confirmed the exit of France midfielder Corentin Tolisso whose contract has expired after 5 years in Munich.