FC Barcelona is rumored to want to make a move for Bayern Munich’s Joshua Kimmich. Always looking to enhance its arsenal, Kimmich would provide a boost at outside-back for Barcelona with his ability to cross, make overlapping runs, and contribute offensively.
Barcelona are reportedly preparing a move for Bayern Munich full-back Joshua Kimmich. Kimmich, 23, joined Bayern from RB Leipzig in 2015, and has since made 139 appearances in all competitions for the German champions, scoring 15 times and registering 25 assists in the process. Kimmich has won three Bundesliga titles during his time at the Allianz Arena, meanwhile, and is also a 36-time Germany international, having become a feature of the national team since 2016.
According to Mundo Deportivo, Barcelona want to sign Kimmich in next summer’s transfer window, and are confident of turning the defender’s head. Barcelona, who are also currently being linked with a move for Chelsea’s David Luiz, have won each of their last five matches in all competitions.
Among all of the insanity and rumors swirling around the future of James Rodriguez, this one might be the nuttiest:
Spanish website Ok Diario say Real Madrid are prepared to recall Rodriguez in January should Kovac remain in charge. For now, Bayern are sticking with the Croatian, who they enticed away from Eintracht Frankfurt back in the summer.
Okay, go on:
Rodriguez has started just seven of Bayern’s 16 matches this season. And Ok Diario say that, with Real Madrid stuck in a rut, they want him back at the Bernabeu. However, should Kovac be sacked, that would hurt their efforts to recall him. Real’s need for more attacking stardust is evident for all to see. The La Liga giants miss Ronaldo, who quit for Juventus in a £105million transfer back in the summer.
So let me get this straight...if Kovac stays, Rodriguez goes? Okay then.
Listen, there are a million holes in this nonsense, but Spanish-media-gonna-go-Spanish-media when we let them. James may go...Kovac may get sacked...the two will be completely unrelated.
Mandy Islacker gave the Frauen a first half lead, but SC Sand batted back to force a draw in the second half.
Schande... Trotz zahlreicher Großchancen bis zur letzten Sekunde reicht es mit viel Pech nur für ein 1:1-Unentschieden gegen @FrauenSCSand.— FC Bayern Frauen (@FCBfrauen) November 4, 2018
Kopf hoch Mädels, bis zum Schluss gut gekämpft! #MiaSanMia #FCBFrauen #DieLiga pic.twitter.com/yGDL2Dz54p
The Frauen are still in great form within the league and should be poised to make a run at the very powerful Wolfsburg ladies, who have been dominant.
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