RB Leipzig denies Rashica transfer (Sport1)
Leipzig’s sporting director denied that the club would pay a reported fee of €38M for Werder Bremen winger Milot Rashica. However, he did not deny Leipzig's interest in the star. The report also states that BVB were interested in Rashica, but this has waned recently. Hopefully Leipzig can keep Rashica in the Bundesliga!
Yoga session with Bayern’s Peter Schlösser (YouTube)
The Bayern fitness and rehabilitation coach recorded a session with exercises to improve your fitness, while staying at home.
Op-ed on Bayern Munich’s car problem (Sport1)
After multiple incidences - the latest, Kingsley Coman - involving Bayern players not driving their Audi’s to training, SPORT1 wrote an Op-Ed on the issue.
Anna is almost there — and still training!
Interview with Bayern Esport’s player (fcbayern.com)
Alex Alguacil, who represents Bayern against other clubs like Ajax and Barcelona in a PES league, spoke to Bayern’s official website about a life as an E-athlete during the Coronavirus, the team’s virtual season so far and more!
Tyler Adams describes current training arrangements (MLS)
Clubs in Germany have recently returned to training amidst talk the Bundesliga could soon. RB Leipzig is one of these clubs and Tyler Adams was interviewed about he’s been training in the past weeks.
The young American was happy to be back in training, but acknowledged that there are some limitations with the current circumstances. He said,
It’s a little bit tricky because you can only do certain passing drills, you can do dribbling, you can do running and fitness and finishing
Adams is pleased at how the Coronavirus situation has been handled in Germany and praised the German public for how they have complied with regulations:
I do feel safe. The way Germany has handled it has been not only very efficient, but people are following the rules. If people are out, they are wearing masks and gloves
Adams is excited to be potentially playing games again soon. However, he stressed that safety was of paramount importance, and therefore would be happy with playing “ghost games” if needed:
Being able to go out and play would be a great feeling, but only want to do so when it keeps everybody safe — all the players, all the staff involved in running games and, of course, the fans. If we continue to play with no spectators and that keeps them safe, we would be glad to do that.
Newcastle United set for new Saudi owners (The Independent)
Newcastle are set to become among the richest clubs in the world - and just another club effectively owned by a state. Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund will be the majority owners of the club if the deal goes ahead. They are said to be worth upwards of €250 Billion!