No. 1 striker Lewandowski has left Bayern Munich to join Barcelona, leaving a huge gap in the attack of the Bavarian team. Therefore, the German champion is now actively looking for a striker to fill the void left by the Polish star. One of the favorite targets of the “Gray Lobster” is Tottenham’s main striker Harry Kane, according to AFP.
Bayern Munich coach suddenly named Harry Kane to replace Lewandowski
On the eve of Bayern Munich’s pre-season friendly against Man City, coach Nagelsmann shared his wish in front of the press. When asked by journalists about whether Tottenham’s No 10 would appear in a Bayern Munich outfit, the young coach admitted that Kane is a great player but that going to Munich will not be easy. “He’s very expensive. That’s the problem …”, coach Nagelsmann told the press.
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As for the Bayern Munich coach, Kane is “excellent talent” when assessing: “He’s one of the few players who can play in the No. 9 and No. 10 positions. He is very strong, good in the air. and is ambidextrous. He will be able to score a lot of goals in the Bundesliga.”
Coach Nagelsmann said that he does not yet know Tottenham’s asking price for England’s No. 1 player: “I don’t know the number, but it will be very difficult for Bayern. We will see what happens in the future. …”.
No 1 striker Lewandowski (right) has left Bayern Munich to join Barcelona
Kane is considered a very ideal replacement because the style of play is similar to Lewandowski. Previously, CEO of Bayern Munich, Oliver Kahn had stated that he did not rule out the possibility of recruiting Harry Kane if given the opportunity, but also confirmed that price is still the biggest obstacle.
The move shows that Bayern Munich will try to make an offer to buy Kane in the near future as the striker prepares to enter the final year of his current contract. The England captain still has a contract with Tottenham until 2024. Kane may be interested in a move to Bayern Munich, which promises him more chances to win trophies.