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Bayern Munich’s transfer window lauded by expert Fabrizio Romano

Bayern Munich is getting kudos for its shrewd moves.

FC Bayern Muenchen Unveils New Signing Marcel Sabitzer Photo by S. Mellar/FC Bayern via Getty Images

Bayern Munich was under heavy scrutiny for most of the summer from the German media and fans alike.

Transfer czar Fabrizio Romano, however, thinks that Bayern Munich’s haul was well worth the wait.

“Bayern did a great job on the transfer market in a difficult summer financially. Upamecano is one of the best center-backs in the world and knows the league, so for Bayern he was the perfect signing,” said Romano on Sport1 journalist Florian Plettneberg’s Meine Bayern Woche podcast (as captured by Twitter account @iMiaSanMia).

The key to the window, however, was Bayern Munich’s ability to

“Signing Sabitzer in the last few days of the window was a genius move by Hasan Salihamidžić. Negotiations were perfect, and for €16m, it’s an incredible price. I also really like Nagelsmann, a manager with clear ideas. So congrats to Bayern for what they did.”

Sabitzer should, indeed, be a dynamic and versatile signing for the Bavarians.